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bare-bones

Cliché limited; stripped down; lacking refinements or extras. This one is the bare-bones model. It has no accessories at all.
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The bare-bones market will be a crossing network that serves simply as a conduit.
15, tent sites cost$40 per night, per couple; cottages rent for $53 per night, per couple; and bare-bones sites are available for $13 per night; rates do not include a 7.
Moren than 50 years old, this aluminum-roofed, bare-bones "hotel" sits in central Honokaa, the heart of sugar cane country.
As do many start-ups, we launched our website with a bare-bones format that helped us along in our early days," said Clint Mytych, president of Eternal Image.
Just where they would perform was up in the air until April 1, when school district officials arranged for the performers to use the Vital Express theater at College of the Canyons, negotiating a bare-bones fee of $2,300 for the three-show schedule.
So did Bruce Nauman's bare-bones shacks, like Floating Room: Lit from Inside, 1972, constructed from wallboard and two-by-fours.
Musically, its 11 songs sport more arrangement and forethought than her 1996 bare-bones demo debut, Living With Ghosts, and the minimalistic Kisses, striking a nice middle ground between the starkness of those releases and the overwhelming fury of her anomalous 1998 rock foray, Flaming Red.
Well, that maestro of the new would doubtless have deplored this bare-bones reduction of the art of ballet to dancing and little but dancing.
However, there's both more and less to an electron than such a bare-bones description indicates.
Joining the program are Supermicro Computer, a market leader in x86 server and motherboard solutions for the distribution channel; Tyan Computer Corporation, a well-renowned designer and manufacturer of advanced x86 and x86-64 platform and system technology for OEMs, VARs and system builders worldwide; and Uniwide Technologies, a leader in AMD Opteron processor-based server and workstation bare-bones platforms.
The Carvels of yesteryear were white, bare-bones operations with no seating area.
Efficient, open, tactile, and featuring an optimum of distraction-free space, they give a bare-bones preview of intelligent domestic structures (like states of mind) that have yet to be realized, lived in, or personalized.
Described by just one line in Toback's bare-bones 35-page script, Loved's lesbian love scene--which will be Campbell's first nude appearance onscreen--was improvised and choreographed by Campbell and Carter.
To complicate matters further, string theorists don't actually know the full differential equations describing the underlying quantum theory They have to approximate those equations by starting with simplified, bare-bones versions, then introducing liner and liner corrections.
Just a decade ago, Vetere said, pet products was a bare-bones industry made up of the basics - food, litter, cages and collars.