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snatch

An Olympic lift in which a barbell’s weight is raised from the floor to locked arms overhead in a single smooth and continuous movement. The snatch has two components: the pull, in which the barbell is pulled as high as the lifter can manage (usually to mid-chest height), which is followed by flipping the barbell overhead into the locked position.

snatch

removal of a newborn animal from the dam before it has an opportunity to suck. The objective is to rear it independently and free of colostrum-borne infection or of colostral antibodies.
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in Barangay Caniogan, Pasig City when they saw Rogelio Tabios shouting for help while running after two suspects, who turned out to be snatchers who took his gold bracelet.
Four kilometres south west of the Snatcher oil field, initial production testing began on the Mustang-1 exploration well (Beach 40%).
Snatcher Oil Field Commences 1(st) Oil Production on PEL 111 under ACOR's ORRI
Barangay officials went to the station not only to turn over Bulatao but also to testify that Reyes was mistaken for the suspected snatcher.
George Osborne the Dinner Snatcher wouldn't be a good Tory look.
NOTHING is immune from Conservative cuts now that holiday snatcher Michael Gove wants to grab weeks off from schoolkids.
IN A daring chase, a student athlete of Miranda House college of Delhi University helped the Delhi Police in catching a snatcher, who ran away with a woman's gold chain.
The Ensign 948 rig has started a drilling program in PEL 111 (Beach 40%) that will include appraisal and development drilling in the Snatcher Field and nearby exploration wells.
A WOMAN was pulled over by a bag snatcher who got away with cash and her bank book.
It subsequently became known as the HLE and then the Snatcher.
The operator states that oil production for the Snatcher oil field is expected to commence in October 2009 at a rate of approximately 400 BOPD.