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taut

Chiefly nautical in good order; neat
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The Binu man traced out the mechanics of the trap, and exposed the hidden fibre in the tangled undergrowth that at contact with Koogoo's foot had released the taut bow.
When all was snug and taut he turned out the light, turned the gas full on again and laid himself gratefully upon the bed.
As mentioned earlier, the types are derived from the two known operational principles by which tiles can be produced using taut wires and clay blocks.
Despite the vacation area being a hotspot for attractive ladies, Krupa stood out as she bared her taut midriff alongside fellow females.
The architect Bruno Taut wanted to spread light through the houses, and therefore, created ample window space for sun and light," explained Kinan during their presentation.
The latter document, eight pages of considerations Taut collected in analyzing the monument, is clear evidence of the official character of the assignment.
Sue, of Colchester, Essex, first noticed a problem last year as her joints swelled up and grew painful while her skin became more taut.
2 : very tense <Will waited, suddenly taut with excitement.
Barr, best-known for making Irn Bru and Tizer, will pay a nominal pounds 1 for Taut, which made losses of pounds 1.
Her induction into the TAUT 100 scheme - an initiative with the charity SportsAid that aims to support rising sports stars - means Pippa has been awarded a pounds 1,500 grant, plus a profile on Sky Sports News this month to help her on her way.