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tuck

1. the part of a vessel where the after ends of the planking or plating meet at the sternpost
2. a position of the body in certain dives in which the legs are bent with the knees drawn up against the chest and tightly clasped

tuck

A recess in a horizontal mortar joint which is raked out to provide for tuck pointing.
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If you wear your shirts tucked out, it may not be much of a concern.
Words fail a fantastic am so proud and Jaydon, simply a coach the Jaydon also did a fantastic job, performing an extremely difficult first pass of round off, whip, double somersault, four whips and a superb tucked triple back somersault!
STEP 5: Continue tucking in the hair until it forms a nice, neat bun, then coming from an upward angle, push bobby pins into where you've just tucked in the hair, and secure as neatly and out of sight as possible.
However, there are guidelines to pull off such casualness successfully, the most important being, if your shirt is not tucked in, it should fall just to the middle of your pant's zipper in length.
The guideline reminds us that when a patient's arms are tucked tightly at his or her side with sheets, it may add unnecessary pressure on the tucked arms and lead to tissue injury and ischemia.
The invention's unique design insures that shirts remained tucked in to pants at all times.