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the nod Boxing informal the award of a contest to a competitor on the basis of points scored
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On physical examination, horizontal nystagmus, head nodding and torticollis were observed.
During the census, VHTs asked the head of household whether anyone in that household has or ever had head nodding; 3,541 persons with reported head nodding were identified.
The name Nodding Disease was derived from the strange nodding-like symptoms the children display when they are in the first stage of a seizure, according to Dread Central.
On the night of January 21 Miss Nodding and Marie Stoker, her children's grandmother, had visited the Quoit Club in Guisborough and Redcar's Aruba Nightclub.
In a nutshell: Another of director Van Sant's experiments in artful tedium, essentially about a guy nodding out for an hour and a half, loosely based on Kurt Cobain's barely twitching death throes.
It's all here in a tour de force that will have experienced heads laughing, then nodding in tight-lipped "been there" agreement.
The Nodding Hill Brewery of Philadelphia has joined with the bistro Fork to continue a beer dinner series in which Spanish Tapas meals are paired with beer.
By nodding her head, she approved only 38 of the 40.