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kink

(kingk),
An angulation, bend, or twist.

kink

(kĭngk)
n.
1. A tight curl, twist, or bend in a length of thin material, as one caused by the tensing of a looped section of wire.
2. A painful muscle spasm, as in the neck or back; a crick.
intr. & tr.v. kinked, kinking, kinks
To form or cause to form a kink or kinks.

kink

(kingk)
An angulation, bend, or twist.

kink

(kingk)
An angulation, bend, or twist.

kink,

n a bend or twist.
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Kink hopes to also use Caley Thistle as a springboard back into the international fold but his immediate aim is just to make a domestic impact.
The NCSF is the national advocate and resource for consenting adults who engage in kink and non-monogamy.
In general, kink resistance, flexibility, strength and elongation at break were not affected by any of the sterilization techniques.
Explaining why he was reluctant to utilise Kink, Mowbray said in April 2011 that the winger was "desperate to do well for the club".
Those ruffles enable the sphere to twist around potential kinks as its inside and outside surfaces exchange places.
Even the relatively thin Kinda Kinks is transformed by the inclusion of no less than 11 bonus tracks, including SetMe Free, A Well Respected Man, the original demo of his I Go To Sleep and See My Friends, interpreted in some circles as one of the first songs to deal with homosexuality.
The PET fibers fractured by the model fatigue test exhibited a fracture morphology in which kink bands are considered to have grown: in the case of the disc fatigue test, the knife edge-shaped fracture surface was produced and this is assumed to be formed in such a manner that the kink bands were grown because it was less affected by heat; and in the case of the tube fatigue test, the melted type "mushroom-shaped" fracture morphology was produced, which implied that a large amount of heat was generated at the time of the fracture.
Kink, meanwhile, has had just nine minutes of first team action so far, coming on as a late sub in the 2-0 win over Derby County.
Estonian midfielder Tarmo Kink rifled home a brilliant late double, the winner in injury-time, to send Boro on the rise.
The kink test was introduced following the high inflation of the late 1970s and early 1980s and is designed to eliminate the effect of inflation on gains by using the concept known as rebasing.