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hook-up

Bodywork
A term used by Tragerwork® therapists for the linking of the mind and body; hook-up allows a person to perform work in a relaxed and meditative state and transmit a sense of freedom and playfulness.

Sexology
An ambiguous term which may refer to virtually any type of sexual activity, ranging from kissing to sexual intercourse.
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Sherman said that fire-suppression hook-ups are currently calculated as $5,000 for the first one-inch of service and $1,200 for each additional half-inch, on top of the cost of actual line installation.
"But what was interesting was the role alcohol played in many hook-ups: sometimes consumed on purpose to facilitate hooking up, and other times given as a reason why hook-ups went further than expected or wanted," he said.
That's not to say that hook-ups are a paradise for women, said study researcher Sinikka Elliott, a sociologist at North Carolina State University.
Thirty-seven percent of students reported two or more hook-ups during the school year.
The Hook-ups were delivered pre-assembled, so that it is only necessary to attach the hardware to the process pipe, on-site.
The inventor of the Guitar Hook-Ups has developed a working prototype that he has utilized with success.
Traditional hook-ups, fabricated from discrete valve and tubing components, typically involve longer flow paths, bends and sometimes changes in bore size.
Unit amenities include balconies or patios and washer/ dryer hook-ups in the three-bedroom units.
Features include offices, cubicles, cafeteria and break areas, warehousing and production areas, and a number of service benches with gas, water, and power lines for convenient instrument hook-ups. A separate customer entrance, auditorium and training room have been designed exclusively for customers attending training classes at the new building.
Doctors set up a makeshift infirmary at a building next door, where injured people lay with intravenous hook-ups. Fire crews worked to shovel away debris.
The company said it has implemented several new procedures to minimize fuel use, including reducing the amount of extra fuel carried by aircraft, using only one engine during taxiing and having more airplanes use electrical power from buildings and in-ground electrical hook-ups, instead of the aircraft's auxiliary power unit.
Basically, you either have the right "hook-ups" or you don't.