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pelt

the skin of a fur-bearing animal, such as a mink, esp when it has been removed from the carcass
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And the defender had his work cut out early on, with the hosts seeing a lot of the ball as hailstones pelted down on Humberside.
Rocketing out of the traps as the snow pelted down at the London Road site, the Hove-based ace never saw another rival as he marched to the pounds 10,000 prize.
As the rain pelted down and his players headed for the bus, Andreoli was still marveling about Vassar's second touchdown of the game.
SNOWDRIFTS AND TRAFFIC JAMS: The scene as snow pelted down in Aberdeen, above.
It was finally halted after 32 laps as rain pelted down, lightning flashed around the circuit and visibility deteriorated, the first time since Brazil in 2003 that a race has been called off due to weather.
The corpses pelted down until there was no space left.
He said 60,000 people attended over the weekend, with the crowd peaking at 20,000 on Saturday evening before rain pelted down.
GO on, admit it, there's a part of you that said a silent "yippee" when the heavens opened above the Italian Riviera and rain pelted down on the Rooney wedding party.
The wind was howling and halfway through the rain pelted down.
Relentless, miserable rain pelted down from first shot to last, but while rain can often spoil a good course, the elements could not overcome Hillside.
Organisers were worried about the state of the field after the heavy rain which pelted down on Friday night.