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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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The Refinity products are available only through physician offices, and include an in-office peel containing glycolic acid and home-use products containing lactic acid.
In a small saucepan over medium heat, bring blueberries, sugar, lemon juice, lemon peel and 1/2 cup water to a boil.
CONTACT: Laura Garner of Peels Beverage Company, +1-314-577-9105, laura.
Soak tangerine peel in warm water to cover until softened, about 20 minutes; drain.
While deeper chemical peels produce the most dramatic results, the procedure can be painful due to the higher concentration of peeling agents used and require a longer healing period than other peels -- usually two to three weeks.
Instead, try a chemical peel activated by strong fruit acids.
OUR VERDICT: Although the Glycolic peel is a milder form of chemical peel (when not left on too long or at too high a concentration) the decision to have one should not be taken lightly.
His study revealed that tomato peels can effectively remove different contaminants in water, including dissolved organic and inorganic chemicals, dyes and pesticides, and they can also be used in large scale applications.
The machine peels asparagus by means of the technology of industrial peeling with reduced peeling waste and an improved capacity from the standard peeling machine HSM 180, to around 3600 pieces per hour with just 2 operators.
Saks Advanced Beauty offers a host of peels and facials to help with skin problems.