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slave

A popular term for the submissive person in a slave/master fantasy in the context of BDSM sexual role-playing.

slave

Bottom Sexology Vernacular for the masochistic partner in a sadomasochistic dyad, whose role is of subservience and obedience.

slave

1. A device that allows body movements to be transferred to an apparatus for lifting, squeezing, and turning laboratory equipment containing radioactive materials. The slave is controlled by the operator from a sufficient distance, and proper shielding is used to prevent the operator from being exposed to radiation or other highly toxic materials.
2. In robotic surgery, a device that translates the large hand movements of the surgeon (or the surgeon's manual tremors) into the smaller, more precise or more refined movements of the surgical instrument in the operative field.
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We have made great progress over the past few years in the fight against modern day slavery and human trafficking, none of which would have been possible without the passion and determination of advocates here in Tennessee and across the country who are fighting for change on behalf of the more than 27 million people in slavery today around the world.
The 2016 Global Slavery Index estimates that 161,000 people live in slave-like conditions in Brazil, South America's largest country, mostly in the agricultural sector.
Supreme Injustice: Slavery in the Nation's Highest Court
COUNCIL bosses have urged people to be aware of the signs of slavery - after the authority pledged to help protect those vulnerable to violence and exploitation.
According to a Marxist code of evaluation, slavery seems to be an institution existing as an outdated anachronism, an economic remnant from a past phase in the historical development of man, as yet still present in modern economics as a defect.
Historians who study slavery in the early modern British Atlantic face a problem.
THERESA May should be ashamed of her record on protecting child victims of slavery, Labour has said as the PM took personal charge of a new drive against people trafficking.
Understanding and Teaching American Slavery is an anthology of essays written especially for college and high school teachers tasked with instructing students about the history of slavery in the United States.
Anew study of modern slavery says the Islamic Republic is doing less to halt it than any other country in the world except North Korea.
The third Global Slavery Index released Tuesday estimates that 45.
Slavery and the Founders: Race and Liberty in the Age of Jefferson.
London: Nobel peace laureate Kailash Satyarthi said on Wednesday the failure to end slavery was one of world's biggest sins as he called for urgent action to tackle a rise in the numbers of slaves globally to an all-time high.