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purr

(pŭr),
A low vibratory murmur.
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We've had satellite recording equipment sent over to our house from America, especially to record her purr.
The average cat purrs at 25dB but owner Tracy Westwood, 47, said that her cat can be can be louder than the 110 dB that he has been measured at.
The winner will receive a pair of tickets and an invitation to meet Katy at her show at Cardiff Motorpoint Arena on Wednesday, October 19, plus a 50ml bottle of Purr.
Mrs Adams said: "Guinness has very strict criteria and the college has been very helpful in supplying the specialist recording equipment needed to measure Smokey's purr and for arranging the official witnesses.
The frequencies in the cheetah's purr differs by [+ or -] 2 Hz.
The purr of the engine reassures; the performance and agility astound; the blend of fluent steering and linear controls pamper; the perfect balance of front-to-rear weight distribution impresses.
Edmundo went to look and found Babalu sitting in the bitter cold in a patch of bright winter sunshine, leaning against the house, too sick to move, but the moment Babalu saw Edmundo, his friend, he started to purr.
There is an erotic purr in their beautiful craft, as well as something richer than nostalgia: Like a time capsule, Wolfe's choices of literature, and his reproductions of cherished jacket designs, constitute a portrait of a period aesthetic, a sensibility, an ethos.
Another key element to the mentoring model is PURR (Physician Utilization Resource Recovery).
And Cadillac has succeeded in giving the CTS a pleasing guttural purr, even with automatic transmission.
Purr, purr, purr," said the smoky-gray cat, winding between everyone's feet.