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gloves

(glŭvz)
In dentistry, hand coverings intended to be discarded after a single use, which are worn to prevent transfer of infection between the patient and dental staff; many types available.
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Every now and then my glove purchase in Gibraltar last night intrudes itself upon me.
I made another effort and tore the glove from the base of the thumb into the palm of the hand--and tried to hide the rent.
Each put on one nice light glove, and carried one soiled one, and all pronounced the effect "quite easy and fine".
"Oh, dear, what a blunderbuss I am!" exclaimed Jo, finishing Meg's glove by scrubbing her gown with it.
"I was trying to get something for Meg, who is very tired, and someone shook me, and here I am in a nice state," answered Jo, glancing dismally from the stained skirt to the coffee-colored glove.
"I don't believe fine young ladies enjoy themselves a bit more than we do, in spite of our burned hair, old gowns, one glove apiece and tight slippers that sprain our ankles when we are silly enough to wear them," And I think Jo was quite right.
But it was not, and Polly's fun cost more than the price of gloves and bonnet, for, having nibbled at forbidden fruit, she had to pay the penalty.
Let 's go and do it again to-morrow," said Tom, holding the hand from which he had helped to pull a refractory glove.
However, countries not a part of the modern Commonwealth of Nations are largely unaware of the game and this has stifled the growth of the cricket gloves market.
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The CEOs of eight Japanese companies in Osaka and Tokyo Japan, showed their keen interest in starting mutual business with the Sialkot exporters, during an important meeting of leather and gloves business experts and leading businessmen of both Japan and Pakistan held at Pakistan Gloves Manufacturers and Exporters Association (PGMEA) here on Wednesday.