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whirlpool

Naturopathy
A bath in which the water is moved by small jets over the body as a therapy for arthritic complaints, burns, frostbite, musculoskeletal injuries, skin disease, sports injuries and to promote relaxation.
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In the results, it is confirmed that reducing the crankshaft rear end mass, the distance of its center of gravity center in the crankshaft axis direction, and the inertia moment about the crankshaft rotating axis is effective to reduce vibration in the case of whirl occurrence.
Blue whirls could be away to burn off oil spills on water without releasing much pollution, the researchers say, if they can find a way to control the flame in the wild.
Structure schematic diagram of inlet flow path under Rampressor rotor whirl is illustrated in Figure 10.
Swirl Whirl Yogurt Buffet is an interactive experience, with customers creating their own frozen dessert concoctions from over 20 yogurt flavors (containing the benefit of probiotics) and 60 toppings.
In conclusion, the 'whirl sign' is highly suggestive of intestinal volvulus and should raise suspicion of complicated closed-bowel obstruction.
By the time Thomas came to Hall's attention, however, the editor had entered the twilight of his career, and the health of the Whirl had begun to erode.
"It has all been a whirl, a tremendous feeling to have come this far in such a short space of time," he said.
in the Goodwill store, sent back across ocean, a whirl
The rows of dervishes fall into their own rhythm as they whirl, their skirts undulating, their eyes closed and a look of rapture on their faces; they are a study of stillness in motion, peacefulness personified.
And finally there is a companion product for the cinnamon whirl, which was voted Catering Product of the Year in the 2000 British Frozen Foods Federation Awards, in the form of a Toffee Pecan Whirl.
In the remainder of this paper, we first describe a logic for database integration called WHIRL (for Word-based Heterogeneous Information Representation Language--the phrase "information representation language" indicating an intermediate point between information retrieval systems and knowledge representation systems).
The way we figure it, unless you've got a thing for neon-orange pasta, there's no reason not to give Annie a whirl.