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slashing

[′slash·iŋ]
(textiles)
The stiffening of warp yarn before the spinning operation, using a solution of oil and starch.
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After initially slashing one of the back tyres on a white 4x4 car he appears to begin to run away before turning back and carrying out more damage.
A 28-year-old mother has been detained in Barotac Nuevo for allegedly slashing the throat of her seven-month-old infant and drinking his blood inside their house in Barotac Viejo.
Chad Wallach: In his 34 appearances with Miami Marlins this season, Wallach has been slashing .129/.182/.161, with 17 strikeouts.
The vandal four tyres car and the doors slashing a neighbour's before The car owner's brother told the Telegraph: "At roughly 6.30am a male walked down street trying the cars - firstly the red Ford Focus outside my mum and dad's house and then my dad's van.
Penalties -- Despres, Ana (slashing), 2:39; Lucic, Bos (slashing), 2:39; Perry, Ana (slashing), 6:57; McQuaid, Bos (slashing), 6:57; Maroon, Ana (hooking), 13:19; Beauchemin, Ana (tripping), 16:05.
Tenders are invited for Poker Hill Slashing & PCT
JERUSALEM, June 24, 2013 (WAFA) -- "Price Tag" vandals attacked once again on Monday Palestinian property in occupied East Jerusalem, this time slashing tires of 22 cars parked in the all-Arab Beit Hanina neighborhood, according to witnesses.
SUPERMARKET Tesco has ramped up broadband wars by slashing their prices to just PS2 a month.
The government has relied heavily on slashing Public Sector Development Program (PSDP) during the last three years to finance the yawning fiscal deficit caused by phenomenal increase in current expenditure.
The Central Bank of Iran has been working on slashing zeroes off the national currency to revive the country's currency value.
The DAA has responded by slashing prices at its long-term parking bays to as little as EUR4.50 a day while short-term spaces can be pre-booked for as little as EUR10 compared to the previous price of EUR40.