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Handy

W(illiam) C(hristopher). 1873--1958, US blues musician and songwriter, esp noted for the song "St Louis Blues"
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Mr Nii Ayi Hyde , Managing director Somotex Ghana limited said the products and services supplied at the new academy features sophistication, technological expertise and handiness.
Keeping it close: The real worth of commercially bottled water is its handiness.
If I were an infantryman going into battle, I'd unquestionably choose the Mauser, opting for its range, accuracy and power over the Carbine's pistol-grade round, despite the Carbine's handiness and rapidity of fire.
Also the police provoke the problem a lot of the time by their heavy handiness.
After bombs in the Millennium Club and Ron Dixon's handiness with a gas cooker, most recently a police helicopter crashed over the Parade after a drugs siege.
For this reason, they aren't rated for effectiveness, but only for convenience features such as handiness, size, maintenance requirements, safety and cost.
Auto LED, Flash Alert, World Time (29TZ / 48Cities+UTC), and 4 Daily Alarms & 1 SNZ illustrate the handiness of the timepieces.
The challenge now was to develop a new pattern with a long enough barrel to resolve the problems inherent in the earlier prototypes, but without sacrificing the handiness desired in a carbine.
It performs the functions of a normal account of any conventional bank and will offer its customers the chance and handiness to execute banking 24/7 from anywhere through their mobile phones.
It's no wonder - the combination of index investing with the handiness and lower costs of individual stock ownership is irresistible to a lot of investors, mostly in the US.
Although a longer barrel might have served me better on a few long-range tracking shots, the handiness of the shorter tube more than made up for things.
But with some good guidelines or instructions, some handiness with tools, time and patience, success is guaranteed.