broken edge

broken edge

An edge of a metal sheet containing cracks, splits, or tears.
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The broken edge of the shard creates a short staccato, a visual falter that holds the eye.
He headbutted her then things got even worse when he got two knives from the kitchen and took a mirror, smashed it, tried to cut his arms and dragged the broken edge down her left thigh.
The sheep and goats were as grateful as ever for a juicy lettuce leaf, or a gastronomic delight with a broken edge of a chocolate biscuit
If your lawn edges are broken or scruffy, cut out a large square (with the broken edge one side) and turn the turf around.
If your lawn edges are broken or looking scruffy, cut out a large square (with the broken edge one side) and simply turn the turf around, firm the broken edge, filling any broken patch with topsoil, and re-seed the broken edge or bare patch which is now not on the edge of the border.
At the meeting edges of the break, the foil is trimmed back close to the face of the glass with a scalpel to form a minimal flange along each side of the broken edge only.
Dissect the anterior peritoneum inferiorly toward the bladder so that the broken edge of pubocervical fascia, which appears thick over the vaginal epithelium, can be seen.
Skinner beat her with a wine bottle and cut her throat with the broken edge of the bottle.
By that time, the Mildenberg collection was on tour in the USA, but Dr Jennifer Neils, a museum curator in Ohio, made a plaster cast of the broken edge of the Swiss lion and sent it to Newcastle University.
Glass is clear, but if it breaks, why is the broken edge green?
The investigator should then locate a radial fracture leading from the point of impact and hold the broken edge of the glass toward a light source, taking care at the same time to protect any latent prints.
Halve lengthways into bowl and shake lightly to give a slightly broken edge.