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a long-handled shovel used by bakers for moving bread, in an oven


1. John, real name John Robert Parker Ravenscroft. 1939--2005, British broadcaster; noted for his Radio 1 music programme and Radio 4's Home Truths
2. Sir Robert. 1788--1850, British statesman; Conservative prime minister (1834--35; 1841--46). As Home Secretary (1828--30) he founded the Metropolitan Police and in his second ministry carried through a series of free-trade budgets culminating in the repeal of the Corn Laws (1846), which split the Tory party

What does it mean when you dream about a peel?

To see peeling skin, or to peel away the outer covering of something may indicate the shedding of old ways or conditions. Alternatively, peeling away outer coverings may indicate the discarding of unneeded exterior pretenses.

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In northern England and Scotland in the Middle Ages, a small, emergency defense structure, generally a low, fortified tower, usable as a dwelling place.


Used to implement version of Emacs on PRIME computers.
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Peels from mangoes, pineapples and a mix of mango and pineapple (Fig.
In the present study, we aimed to determine the efficacy and safety of 50% GA peels in melasma in Fitzpatrick's skin type IV and V.
If you do fancy a milder, at home version of the peel then try the Sanctuary Spa 30-Day Youth revolution PS15, boots.
Maria Khattar, Director of Aesthetica Clinic says, "The Jet Peel treatment significantly revitalizes the skin.
In a few days, skin began to peel and dry patches appeared, but I was pleased with the results and continued to use my post-treatment creams for seven days.
Medium peels should only be performed by medically trained individuals and they usually involve the application of trichloracetic acid sometimes combined with glycolic acid.
Their Self Neutralising Daily Peel comes in the form of tiny pads which allow you to sweep over your face to peel away dry and flaky skin.
Strain through a fine mesh sieve and discard the peels.
Over the next week, observe the banana peels and record your observations.
Chop the apple peels and treat them with a little lemon juice to prevent browning.
Mild scarring and certain types of acne can be treated with chemical peels.
The MD PEEL allows the physician or staff member (this is a class 1 device) to provide an alternative to laser resurfacing or chemical peels for reducing fine lines and wrinkles, smoothing scars, and improving sun-damaged skin, irregular pigmentation and other imperfections.