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tickle

(tĭk′l) [ME. tikelen]
1. Peculiar sensation caused by titillation or touching, esp. in certain areas of the body, resulting in reflex muscular movements, laughter, or other forms of emotional expression.
2. To arouse such a sensation by touching a surface lightly.
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Those neurons turned out to respond equally to all tickles, whether the mice perceived them or not.
Tickle responded to the two women that she was fine and left the store to go home.
We are thrilled to welcome the incredibly talented zinc Roe team to the Toca Boca family and look forward to building on the momentum of the Tickle Tap series," said Bjorn Jeffery, Co-Founder and CEO at Toca Boca.
Batting second DAC Beachcroft got off to a good start with Andrew Thomson hitting 28 before finding John Tickle on the boundary.
The sound of human ha-ha laughter originated from the ancestral pant-pant, the sound of labored breathing of rough-and-tumble play, in which tickle is central," says Robert Provine, a neuroscientist at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County.
Moments later, great hands in the Crusaders danger zone saw prop Mark O'Meley scramble over and Tickle again converted.
Mr Tickle said: "We were pretty gutted after Liverpool's season, so we thought we'd do something fun and football-related.
Managing director Adam Tickle told Feedinfo News Service that the loan will be used to refinance the 150-year-old firm.
Tickle also has eightyear-old twin girls, Chloe and Sophie, from a previous relationship.
Shane Hall & The Tickle Bomb Orchestra and the Dirty Gerund Poetry Show (which is regularly held Monday nights at Ralph's) join combustible forces with a special performance tonight at The Raven, 258 Pleasant St.
The player try minutes prices always demand close examination as small stakes can result in bumper returns, and it may be worth a small buy of Hull's Danny Tickle.