shorts

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shorts

[′shȯrts]
(engineering)
Oversize particles held on a screen after sieving the fines through the screen.
(food engineering)
Wheat-husk parts that are finer than bran; used in flour milling.
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Glegg did not alter her will in consequence of this letter, and cut off the Tulliver children from their sixth and seventh share in her thousand pounds; for she had her principles.
And now I'll have blood-poisoning, and the doctors will cut off my finger, and that will give me a fever and I shall die
The best means, sire, to put your life in security, is to send for him at once, and to cut off his head directly he comes," said the vizir.