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hairpin

1. The wedge used to tighten some types of form ties.
2. A hairpin-shaped anchor set in place while concrete is plastic.
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And definitely, she will tell you that hairclips are only for girls.
She wrote to the star's daughter asking only for a memento, like a hairclip.
At her six-month review in mid-July 2010, Saw do was told that the cedar bough she hung above the door in the office she shared with another woman, the photos of her children and other family members dressed in First Nations regalia, the inclusion of "megwich" in her emails, and her beaded earrings, beaded hairclip and the long braid she often wore her hair in, were all deemed "too Aboriginal," were bothering her co-workers and were inappropriate for the work place.
I'm going to go, then, sweetie," Nena mumbled with her hairclip in her mouth, arranging her hair in a loop with her hands.
Hobbs Macy ruffle dress, pounds 189, Linked In Love necklace, pounds 225, from Azendi, and Monsoon diamante star hairclip, pounds 6.
Rewards can be in the form of a chocolate for my son or a small hairclip for my daughter.
The thief took Mrs Keane's diamond-effect hairclip from the big day.
They have been spending a lot of time flirting with Dale stroking young mum Jen's cheek with a hairclip.
To communicate, Tonielle wears a hairclip with a laser light pen attached, and moves her head to make the light land on the appropriate letters.
Caterpillars were kept inside clip cages, which consisted of two 35-mm plastic petri dish bottoms attached to either side of a bent hairclip mounted on a wooden stake.