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jawbreaker

[′jȯ‚brāk·ər]
(mechanical engineering)
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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As sharp-edged comedies, the trio of titles--particularly "Heathers" and "Jawbreaker"--are already stylized takes on the slang and squabbles of teen life, and that storytelling approach also makes them good fodder for tuners.
It was at this meeting that the Jawbreaker team was reportedly given instructions to kill bin Ladin and his key lieutenants.
Jawbreaker: The Attack on bin Laden and Al-Qaeda, A Personal Account by the CIA's Key Field Commander fills many gaps in our knowledge of the first phase of the United States' war in Afghanistan.
He told me that after he returned from Afghanistan, CIA officials asked him to speak with Woodward, saying, "This is a good story, cooperate." He spent three hours with Woodward, who first described jawbreaker's operations in an excerpt published in a Washington Post article, "CIA Led Way With Cash Handouts" (November 18, 2002), tied to the release of the reporter's new book.
Schroen tells the reader that by writing about JAWBREAKER, he hopes to capture "in an honest and accurate manner the events and actions of the brave officers involved." (11) In doing so, Schroen intimates that he intends for First In to memorialize the personal tale of warriors in battle.
He named one of his 'songs' The Jawbreaker after all.
Appropriating and enriching a teen girl magazine aesthetic with feminist viewpoints, Jawbreaker is "both a print and digital space by and for kick-ass Pinays--and token boy-allies--who have a love/hate relationship with pop culture, both local and international." As a website and print zine, Jawbreaker envisions an "independent, queer-positive, and proudly feminist" forum.
My brother, Adam Pfahler from Jawbreaker. He's my muse, because he is a very do-it-yourself person.
Admittedly, the name is a bit of a jawbreaker, but this multifunctional unit is ideal for space conservation because it bypasses the counter completely, mounting to the bottom of a kitchen cabinet with just three screws.
Thus to a great extent, images of teen life projected in TV shows like "Buffy," or new movies such as "Jawbreaker" or "The Rage," are a better barometer of what the culture thinks of teenagers than what teens think of themselves.
In a matter of a few pages red is revealed in bursts of color as a gift of a red jawbreaker, a red shawl, and in the repeated phrase "To tsu hwa ha tlv we da" (Redbird, where have you been?).
Translated into English, those jawbreaker words mean he's a guy who analyzes tree-ring growth to trace climatic changes and other disturbances back through time.