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huff

(hŭf)
1. A forced expiration to clear the airways of mucus and other secretions. Taken after a deep breath, a huff clears the upper airways. After a smaller or normal breath, a huff clears secretions from the lower airways.
2. A slang term for inhaling the vapors of glue or solvents; glue-sniffing.
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Believe it or not I signed up for not only the Arkansas Army National Guard but I also signed up for the Air Force, so I said whichever one calls me the first, thats the way Im going, Huff said.
Huff and her cousin went to basic training for the Army National Guard in Fort Jackson, South Carolina.
Huff, known for his laser 3-point shooting and lightning quick trigger, beat his old career high of 27 points from last year, but was a couple of threes shy of beating that personal best.
Wal-Mart said in the lawsuit that Bob's Studio and Huff have six or more boxes of negatives, proofs and more than 200 photos, including photos of Wal-Mart's first board members, Walton's children and his parents.
In her court filings, Huff said that from about 1950 to about 1994, Robert and David Huff were independent contractors hired by the Walton family to snap photos.
True, Huff's "stuff" may not come in the form of unsustainable mortgage contracts and credit-default swaps.
Joey Peter DeFaria Denny Randy Steinmeyer Keith Huff's crackerjack two-hander "A Steady Rain" turns out to be less like the perpetual drizzle of its title and more like a snowball that builds to an avalanche.
Huff. "LaundryTea dissolves faster and more completely than laundry tablets," she stated; noting that LaundryTea dissipates completely into the wash, leaving only the easily disposable bag.
Craig "Huff" Huffstodt Hank Azaria Izzy Huffstodt Blythe Danner Russell Tupper Oliver Platt Beth Huffstodt Paget Brewster Byrd Huffstodt Anton Yelchin Teddy Huffstodt Andy Comeau Paula Dellahouse Kimberly Brooks Homeless Hungarian Jack Laufer Showtime's dramatic series have historically leaned toward unevenly executed high concepts tailored to niche audiences, from sci-fi programs to "Queer as Folk" and "The L Word." In that respect, this new hour is notable for its fuzzy, low-key premise, to the point where, seven episodes in, I'm still not entirely sure what it's "about," in a big-picture sense.
The dream couple are Huff's ex-best mate Russell (the wonderful Oliver Platt) and the always fabulous Sharon Stone, who was such a fan of this show that she asked for a guest role to be written just for her.
Huff pleaded guilty in March to one count of conspiracy to commit mail fraud and one count of aggravated identity theft.