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knock

(nok),
1. Colloquialism for a blow, especially a blow to the head.
2. A sound simulating that of a blow or rap.
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Some early reactions include appreciation of Daves humility by finally come clean, to disgust (not at the act of knocking off cows per se, but at the graphic descriptions of the cows nether regions).
The riser's surface contact area with the casting also was reduced, leading to the possibility of knocking off the risers instead of using the arc-air cutting method.
The task of knocking off the runs proved simple enough for Mumbles with Lee Thomas (52) smashing a superb half-century.
It's all about belief, says Ken Sugarman, women's basketball coach at The Master's College in Santa Clarita, which is headed to its fifth NAIA Division I Tournament in eight years after knocking off the nation's No.