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Protrusion of tissue from a bullet entrance wound, resulting from the kinetic energy imparted by the bullet towards the point of least resistance—the entrance

splashback

Forensic pathology Protrusion of tissue from a bullet entrance wound, resulting from the kinetic energy imparted by the bullet; although the tissue surrounding the entrance wound closes over behind the bullet, the gases expanding after the bullet find the path of least resistance for escape, leaving via the entrance wound, pushing out fragments of subcutaneous tissue. Cf Contact ring, Execution wound.
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One easy update that is simple to do, however, is splashbacks. They sit behind the sink and are essential to stop water being sprayed everywhere when hands, fruit, vegetables and whatnot are washed.
Conventional wallpaper can often be used too - the important thing is to protect it with a clear glass panel, such as the good value Laminate glass clear splashback (PS40, B&Q), or a clear acrylic panel away from the hob or cooker.
From large print designs - which seem like a work of art - to practical polished chrome; there is a splashback for every kitchen and every style.
Consider a brightly coloured splashback to contrast beautifully with dark-coloured cabinets.
Use a soft cloth and washing-up liquid diluted in warm water and simply soak the splashback to soften the oil and then clean.
Cushions: from a selection of fabrics from the Melinki collection, www.scion.uk.com, 0845 123 6805 Re-tile your bathroom Give your bathroom a lift for less by just re-tiling the shower and splashback areas.
Bedroom two also has an en suite shower room with double width enclosure with pebbled splashback, hand basin on a vanity unit and a toilet.
CUPS AND CUSHIONS: Clockwise from left: Box Brownie Trading's cushion, BlissHome's espresso cups, Fine Cell Work's needlepoint cushion, Villeroy & Boch's London mug and Cath Kidston's Be A Good Sport mug KITCHEN COOL: Enki's Cityscape glass splashback WOW FACTOR: Digitex's South Bank 2009 wallpaper mural UNDERSTATED: A Cookhouse Impact Cityscape kitchen wall BLIND VISION: Apollo London blind in London View fabric
This splashback was made using odd tiles of the same size collected over a few months.
Bottle print splashback film, www.purldeco.com Paint the floor Give old flooring a new lease of life with floor paint.