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skirt

abattoir term for diaphragm.
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Produced by George Clooney, this confident, well-judged and gripping movie skirts around uncomfortable political truths to focus firmly on squeezing every element of entertainment and tension from the human drama.
The link road, which will cost around pounds 1m and take around 30 weeks to complete, will replace the route that currently skirts around the seaward side of Spanish City.
A shopping study has revealed that no longer are we ditching the short skirts around the age of 33 which apparently used to be the old wear-by date.
A new road skirts around the future Selfridges' site as Birmingham's Bullring begins to take shape.