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a tad

To a small degree; somewhat: acting a tad silly; a tad uncomfortable.
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A TAD machine forming section looks like a typical twin-wire C former with the exception that a steambox and vacuum dewatering are added on the conveying wire to improve sheet solids as much as possible (Fig.
While Kevin Appier continued his solid stretch of pitching, Oakland's Tim Hudson was a tad better in the A's 2-1 victory in front of 28,145 at Edison Field.
The significant capital and resource investments required for a TAD machine have been another limitation until the success of TAD products had been proven.
Yes, your get-to-know-him tactic can be a tad sneaky, but do it in a way that leaves your integrity intact.
Energy costs are another concern; the energy consumption of a TAD machine is approximately twice as high as that of a conventional machine.