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pinwheel

(pin'(h)wel?)
A spiked rotating instrument that is rolled along the patient's skin to gauge the ability of the patient to perceive pain or light touch. Synonym: neuro pinwheel; Wartenberg neurological pinwheel

neuro pinwheel

Pinwheel.
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Sew white E's, Pinwheels, and center block into rows as shown.
10 Join 11 assorted print F's and 10 Pinwheels to make each side border.
Pinwheel task model was introduced in [16] to schedule distance-constrained real-time tasks.
The final pinwheels are displayed in bobquets throughout the school--much to the delight of everyone who sees them.
In case you've forgotten how to make a pinwheel, we've posted directions at www.MotherEarthNews.com/pinwheel.
Before Somos Vale was launched, all employees received for their work areas a kit that could be assembled into a colorful pinwheel, with a characteristic attached to each of the blades: agility, integration, participation, dynamism, modernity and transparency.
Add a new spin to your appetizer and side dish menu with new Pinwheel Wedges from ConAgra Foods Lamb Weston.
21, students at Escondido, California's Bear Valley Middle School gathered on the campus to mark the International Day of Peace with a pinwheel extravaganza, the San Diego Union-Tribune reports.
For more information, to join the project, or for pinwheel directions and templates, go to www.pinwheelsforpeace.com
By simultaneously exploring from "within" and "without" of the site, Kushner developed the idea of a "pinwheel" to guide the building's design decisions.
But the show's most explicitly visionary art belongs to the Brooklyn artist Fred Tomaselli, who continues to refine and intensify his bold explorations of collage, visual rhythm, and pinwheel psychedelia.
With reduced head length, a new fork profile, and a unique handle that can be moved to a nearly vertical position, the unit easily performs the 180-degree "pinwheel" turns needed for right angle stacking and loading/unloading trucks.