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paddle

(păd′l)
n.
1. Medicine A flat electrode that is part of a defibrillator and is put on a patient's chest to deliver an electric shock to the heart.
2. A flipper or flattened appendage of certain animals.
v. pad·dled, pad·dling, pad·dles

pad′dler n.
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Lines were cast off and the boats moved out into the stream under the influence of the sturdy paddlers.
Damon drew back so suddenly that he tilted the canoe, and the black paddlers looked around wonderingly.
We had now gained sufficient headway to hold our own on about even terms with Hooja's paddlers.
I think that he had never been entirely recon-ciled to the heathenish invention which I called a sail, and that down in the bottom of his heart he believed that the paddlers would eventually overhaul us; but now he couldn't praise it enough.
Ninaka was the first to do so, and it was he who called loudly to the paddlers to bring the boat to a stop.
The paddlers were propelling the boat slowly in her direction--it was almost upon her now--there was a shout from a man in the bow--she had been seen.
Hosts' paddlers suffered defeats in all the matches they featured on the opening day of the 2018 Oman Junior and Cadet Open Table Tennis Tournament at the Sultan Qaboos Sports Complex (SQSC) on Wednesday.
Separately, Mehmoodabad police and Pakistan Bazaar police arrested two drug paddlers in separate raids while recovered weapons and narcotics from their possession.
However, because of the relatively unstable nature of the craft for untrained paddlers, it eventually rolled over, and they started shouting for help.
Traditionally, the drummer sets the rhythm for the paddlers but in practise the timing of the boat is normally set by the front two paddlers and the other paddlers just follow them.
RAWALPINDI -- Police in their crackdowns against anti-social elements have arrested 10 outlaws including two bootleggers and two female drug paddlers besides recovering 8450 grams charras, 18 bottles of liquor, six liter liquor and a pistol 30 bore with five rounds from their possession.
Benilde paddlers squad are Serknight Benoy, Joshua Padilla, and James Sy with coach Rudolph Palermo calling the shots.