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s nips

  • n  (plural) hand shears for cutting sheet metal
  • n  a small piece of anything (especially a piece that has been snipped off)
  • n  the act of clipping or snipping
  • v  sever or remove by pinching or snipping
  • v  cultivate, tend, and cut back the growth of

  • He snips some basil from my garden, takes some Parmesan from my fridge and spends half an hour doing what he calls cooking and what I call making me realize how lame I am.
  • A few more snips and the task is complete.
  • At the very moment the doctor in the hospital snips the umbilical cord of the baby girl, the young father', sweating with tension, snips the bomb's wires and saves the gangster's .
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    SNIPS FUNDRAISER Texas Outlaw and Springhill Fireworks have donated a $300 Fireworks package to be given away on July 4 at 3 p,m,. Tickets are $2 each per donation to SNIPS. All proceeds benefit spay/neuter for area cats and dogs. For a spay/neuter appointment or tickets, call 409-384-8251.
    June 18, 2013 - The Jasper Newsboy

  • Adrian Searle in Deccan Herald
    He is a man who takes his morning coffee with a big pile of newspapers and a pair of scissors to hand,wrote Adrian Searle in The Guardian. "He snips things out, headlines and odd or arresting images, to re-use in his art. Even though his...

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