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fing ger nayl

  • n  the nail at the end of a finger

  • When prison authorities found out the so-called "Railway Killer" Angel Maturino Resendiz was selling his fingernail clippings from prison, prior to his execution in June 2006, his .
  • The thermal dye fuses to the paper so you can't even scrape it off with your fingernail.
  • One psychologist told me of a woman who used fingernail clippers to pull off slivers of her skin.
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  • Antonin Scalia in International Herald Tribune
    As unlikely as that is, it would be absurd to say you couldn't, I don't know, stick something under the fingernail, smack him in the face. It would be absurd to say you couldn't do that,Scalia said in an interview with British Broadcasting...
  • Henry Lee in Forbes
    The bottom line is I did not take a fingernail,Lee said in a phone interview Tuesday. "But they made it a smoke screen. A little thing became a big thing. What for?"
  • Harrison Ford in Urbana Daily Citizen
    I broke a fingernail,Ford said. "I walked away with a hangnail."

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