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brad

a small tapered nail having a small head that is either symmetrical or formed on one side only
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brad

[brad]
(design engineering)
A small finishing nail whose body either is of uniform thickness or is tapered.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

brad

brad, 1
1. A small finishing nail, usually of the same thickness throughout, with a head that is almost flush with the sides or a head that projects slightly to one side.
2. A tapering, square-bodied finishing nail with a countersunk head.
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magazine had suggested Jen and Brad had been enjoying "low-key dinners" at her house ever since he attended her 50th birthday celebrations back in February.
The couple's summer arrangement comes after Brad reportedly gave Angelina an ultimatum to sign divorce papers, accusing her of dragging her feet in order to prolong the whole process.
Brad has previously been investigated by federal and state child welfare authorities over an alleged altercation with his oldest son, Maddox.
So far $81,201 has been raised for Brad, about half of the needed amount to help his family survive.
"This completes my coaching team, with Brad alongside Assistant Manager Jay Groocock, First Team Coach Gareth Hussey, Goalkeeping Coach Connor Middleton and Sports Therapist Bob Elliott."
Brad's understanding wife Melanie (Jenna Fischer) reassures him that life is sweet, but her husband's funk threatens to derail their son Troy's academic dreams as they visit potential colleges.
Brad has since returned and has supervised access to the kids.
Brad's court submission cites irreconcilable differences between him and Angelina, 41, after 12 years together.
Brad's ex Jennifer Aniston first introduced him to the psychic.
"But Brad would bring a bit too much glamour to what is supposed to be a depressing visit.
“It was a great honor for our team to receive recognition from Keller Williams for our achievements, and to be able to bring national awards home to Edmond, Oklahoma,” said Brad Reeser.
As a retired school teacher from Clinton, I am excited to know that Brad understands the needs of our students, teachers and schools.