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limber

Nautical (in the bilge of a vessel) a fore-and-aft channel through a series of holes in the frames (limber holes) where water collects and can be pumped out

limber

[′lim·bər]
(ordnance)
A two-wheeled vehicle designed primarily to support the trail section of a gun carriage while in transit.
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It's reasonable to acknowledge that if you are a bit more limber you might not do such damage.
The internet allows individuals to bully others without revealing their identity (Kowalski & Limber, 2007; Patchin & Hinduja, 2006).
Award-winning author Rickey Pittman presents Jim Limber Davis: A Black Orphan in the Confederate White House, a children's picturebook revealing the amazing true story of a young black boy rescued from his cruel guardian by Varina Davis, wife of Confederate President Jefferson Davis.
Today I'm 77 years old, fairly limber, and not crippled, but yes, I still have pain.
COMPANIES which encourage their staff to limber up before starting work are to be studied, in a move to find out how to reduce work-related injuries and ill health.
Zumanity is 100 minutes of limber, muscular, fat-free cast members--men and women--performing suggestive, remarkably imagined gymnastics to throbbing music.
has announced that Joseph Limber is assuming the position of president and chief executive officer.
Scientists have been asking that question of the limber little gecko for at least 75 years.
KEVIN WINN, a 10-year-old student in the varied exceptionality program at limber Trace Elementary School in Palm Beach Gardens, created the winning artwork for this year's holiday greeting card for the West Palm Beach/Jupiter firm of Littky, Smith & Phipps.
We took advantage of low decomposition rates in xeric, subalpine forests of the Colorado Front Range, United States, to dendrochronologically reconstruct 300 yr of succession from limber pine (Pinus flexilis James) to Engelmann spruce (Picea engelmanii Parry ex Engelm.
Jogging, jumping, knee lifts, heel lifts--whatever works for you to get your muscles warm and limber before the race begins can help prevent an injury.