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smack

1. a sailing vessel, usually sloop-rigged, used in coasting and fishing along the British coast
2. a fishing vessel equipped with a well for keeping the catch alive
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Six out of 10 mothers and four out of 10 fathers said they smacked children when they were three years old.
The Results: The children exposed to smacking were twice as likely to have emotional or behavioral problems as their peers who were never smacked.
Infant macaques smacked their lips slowly and with an inconsistent rhythm, similar to the documented pace of babbling in human infants.
The child gets used to being smacked and gets numb to it after a while.
When I was younger my parents were very strict and smacked me - Kevin Sheldon, 56, a retired coach driver from Thorntree I'm not against parents smacking a child if they're not causing damage.
I can say same for the children of friends who were also smacked.
POLICE were called in when a 17-month-old baby boy was left with bruising after being smacked.
Prof Christian Pfeif fer claims youngsters who are smacked are four times more likely to become repeat offenders than those not smacked.
In the survey, 70 per cent of people admitted to seeing a child smacked in public, with 71 per cent of those feeling concern for the child, 54 per cent feeling upset and 52 per cent wanting to do something to stop it.
Around two-thirds (65%)said they felt concern for children they saw being smacked in public, while 51% said seeing such an incident would make them upset.
The victim's 14-year-old sister said: "The lady grabbedmy little sister and smacked her.