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snatch

An Olympic lift in which a barbell’s weight is raised from the floor to locked arms overhead in a single smooth and continuous movement. The snatch has two components: the pull, in which the barbell is pulled as high as the lifter can manage (usually to mid-chest height), which is followed by flipping the barbell overhead into the locked position.

snatch

removal of a newborn animal from the dam before it has an opportunity to suck. The objective is to rear it independently and free of colostrum-borne infection or of colostral antibodies.
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In an indirect critique of auteur theory, La Valley (6) stresses that this most disturbing and most important change from The Body Snatchers to The Invasion of the Body Snatchers came from the screenwriter, Daniel Mainwaring, not the director, Don Siegel.
Police said the slain snatcher was about 30-35 years old, 5'5" tall and bore a tattoo, "Rodel,"on his left arm.
According to details, Adeel lodging a complaint with Airport Police Station stated that he was going home in his car when a gang of three car snatchers intercepted him on gunpoint and tried to snatch the vehicle and opened fire when he resisted their attempt.
DSP Tariq Habib added that similarly, cops held a five member group of motorcycle snatchers who snatched motorcycle from one Imtiaz Ali, a school teacher.
The problem is that it openly lifts classic ideas from other, better movies, such as Invasion Of The Body Snatchers and Alien.
The Invasion of the Body Snatchers meets The Little Shop of Horrors is The Eight Stigmata of Mr.
The amount and bikes were recovered from robbers and bike snatchers.
KALAT -- Police arrested two bike snatchers and recovered arms and stolen motorcycle from their possession near Thok area of the district.
LAKKI MARWAT -- Local police on Friday claimed to have arrested two bike snatchers near Wanda Akram in the area limits of Dadiwala Police Station.
On Tuesday, a 44- year- old woman died of shock after losing her gold chain to snatchers in the posh Nehru Nagar area of Ghaziabad.
In a nutshell: Miss Jean Brodie battles the Body Snatchers.
Sarah, 41, was crowned Queen of the Cradle Snatchers for her rude romps with her computer nerd lodger, Ritchie Carter, who was young enough to be her son.