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scratching

a percussive effect obtained by rotating a gramophone record manually: a disc-jockey and dub technique
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Answer: The first thing to understand is that you cannot stop your cat from scratching.
These defects allow the determination of the type of polymeric material responses to scratching, which depend in turn on the polymer chemistry (thermoplastics, thermosets, and elastomers).
The only thing asked of the participants is a modest investment and the minor effort involved in scratching off the ticket to reveal whether luck is on their side or not on that particular occasion.
Scratch tests at 1 mm/s scratching speed also showed similar behavior.
Other test instruments include single stylus scratching devices capable of variable loading.
There may additionally be some pale scars in the affected areas from deep scratching.
The scratching behaviour in cats is primarily due to their nature of marking territory.
Our previous effort on scratching of acrylic coatings on steel substrate showed that various types of coating damage modes, including coating delamination, (19) were observed (Fig.
Written by Vicki Fischer and illustrated by Martha Day Zschock, for rock 'n' roll enthusiasts from 6 to 60, "Rock Star Scratch & Sketch" is an art activity book that explores the very special world of rock music by sketching the pictures, and scratching away the black coating to reveal colorful glitter and swirl patterns emerge.
3 : to make a scraping noise <The dog was scratching at the door.
WHEN it comes to scratching, veterinary nurses are king.