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Cleanliness

See also Orderliness.
Cleverness (See CUNNING.)
Berchta
unkempt herself, demands cleanliness from others, especially children. [Ger. Folklore: Leach, 137]
cat
continually “washes” itself. [Animal Symbolism: Jobes, 296]
Clean, Mr.
brand of household cleaner. [Trademarks: Crowley Trade, 379]
hyssop
Biblical herb used for ceremonial sprinkling. [Flower Symbolism: O.T. Psalms 51:7]
Mary Mouse
constantly sweeping and dusting. [Children’s Lit.: Mary Mouse and the Doll’s House, Fisher, 216]
Spic and Span
brand of household cleaner. [Trademarks: Crowley Trade, 546]
Wag-at-the-Wa’
brownie who is strict about neatness of houses. [Br. Folldore: Briggs, 425–426]
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The second is described as white, with short brown hair, cleanly shaven, and of thin build.
It is not impossible to do it cleanly, but the bowlers need to practice more to reach that level', Saqlain, who claimed 208 wickets in 49 Tests for Pakistan from 1995 to 2004 commented.
Mushtaq said that his grip was different and that he used the back shoulder muscle in tandem with the front-foot and the calf muscle to deliver the 'Doosra' with ease, adding that it is not impossible to do it cleanly.
That won the round for Dickinson and while Davies was too slick to be caught cleanly often throughout the fight, the Newcastle puncher stayed on the front foot and that impressed the judges.
In the first instance, when Nathan Hauritz was the fielder, the on-field umpires consulted and neither was able to decide if the catch was taken cleanly so they referred the decision to the third umpire," said Crowe.
He got the ball and struck it so quickly and so cleanly that before we knew it the ball was in the back of the net.
A thin wire cuts through cheese more easily and cleanly than a flat blade does.
Izturis cleanly fielded all eight of his chances at third, went 3 for 4 and scored two runs as the Dodgers broke a five-game losing streak with a 4-2 victory over Seattle in front of 46,207 at Dodger Stadium.
According to a report in The Southern Carbondale, Busch had requested a tour to see how the university uses a circulating fluidized bed boiler to burn high sulfur coal cleanly and efficiently.
The addition of 1% of INT-2201MC by weight to PU in-mold coatings is sufficient to cleanly release these coatings from steel tooling and to significantly enhance release from composite tooling, according to the company.
Determining to what extent the practice can be done affordably and cleanly seems to be the next frontier.
Determining to what extent the practice be done affordably and cleanly seems to be the next frontier.