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nutshell

the shell around the kernel of a nut
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A hundred dollars sounds frightfully en prince for us poor simple people, who live in nutshells of houses, five and twenty feet front, and fifty-six deep, to pay for a pocket-handkerchief.
en prince = princely; nutshells of houses = Cooper was frequently critical of New York City's cramped townhouses}
Oh, yes, pitch about like nutshells when the sea is a bit rough," answered her sailor uncle, never guessing her secret woe.
The flotilla, sent to Toulon by the exertions of Raoul, had set out, dragging after it in little nutshells, almost invisible, the wives and friends of the fishermen and smugglers put in requisition for the service of the fleet.
The models, meticulously handcrafted by Lee, are known as 'The Nutshell Studies of Unexplained Death'.
This nutshell volume includes some material directly from casebooks on health law that some of the authors have written, along with new material based on their experience teaching.
Muhammad Azfar Ahsan, CEO Nutshell Forum presents a memento to Minister of State and Chairperson BISP, Marvi Memon while she gives awards to Prof Dr Atta-ur-Rahman, Jhangir Siddiqui, Zeshan Qureshi, CEO Haier Mobile and M.
MOBILE phone accessories supplier Nutshell Covers has secured a PS6,000 cash injection.
International trade and economic relations in a nutshell, 5th ed.
A LOCAL literary group is inviting writers to pen their favourite novel in a nutshell.
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