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Nursing An absorbent disposable napkin covered on one side by plastic, which may be placed under a patient with incontinence
Pathology A round or square flat metal grid on which tissue is placed in a cryostat as a solid support for cutting frozen sections

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A clamp or fastener that secures a moving part of a tool, or the object being worked on.

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a hand grip to be attached to intramedullary pins to enable the surgeon to rotate or drive them into bone.
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I found replacing my Rock Chucker handle with a longer one helped, especially with difficult case-forming chores.
Working as a chucker machine, users can make parts just as fast or faster than in Swiss mode, and the spindle stroke doesn't dictate the remnant," says Dan Dean, a member of the American engineering team with Gainer.
Botha also sympathized with Samuels, saying he knows from first hand experience how it feels when someone constantly demeans you by calling you a chucker.
Setting up a leger outfit, with a Drennan Puddle Chucker rod and Shimano Exchange 3000 reel loaded with 6lb Diawa Sensor, down to a Kamasan black cap maggot feeder, with a 5lb hooklink tied to a Preston Xtra Strong size 16 hook, on which he placed two red maggots.
The LL2U-MS can be configured as a chucker, shoe-type centerless, roll-type centerless, or center-type grinder, depending on your specific application.
The ugly side of football never really went away, and probably never will, which is why the real fans, those who could be trusted to mix with opposition fans and whose lips don't move when they try to read the programme, should grass up the coin chucker.
This new series of turning centers is available in chucker, barfeed, and unmanned "lights-out" models, with bar capacity up to 2.
Remember, one of these people will have the winning team because they figure Duke will throw the ball for a touchdown to force an extra chucker before crossing the finish line to run around the court in San Antonio with the Stanley Cup, then live in the glory of the outdated ``One Shining Moment'' montage after the finale.
Scottish tungsten chucker Gary Anderson (right) defends his title.
He described Saeed Ajmal as an out and out chucker.
The RCBS Rock Chucker single stage press has long been the press by which all others are judged and it is only in relatively recent years other reloading equipment suppliers have produced presses as strong as this one.