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doodad

(ˈdudæd)
n. a name for a gadget. I don’t know what they’re called. If they had names, they wouldn’t be doodads, now would they?
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Then when it is explained that the servers only get paid enough of a wage to cover taxes and have to rely on tips to pay bills, everyone comments on how [unfair] of a system that is and how restaurant managers and owners must be the biggest [jerks] ever to perpetuate this kind of system," doodads continued.
The petite frame of 12 year old David Fredy Paul doesn't allow him to carry his doodads, books and dictionary
Of the 33 pairs that picked up some of the doodads, 29 chose only the white snippets.
Jammed in tight were the accoutrements of this two-year-old - appliances, contraptions, doodads, doohickeys, paraphernalia and colourful provisions, to set up and supply her with the essential tackle, thingamajigs, and whatchamacallits that her little heart is fixed upon.
Science can boldly refute some theories, but paranormal researchers have their own fancy doodads now, like thermal imaging cameras, EMFs, and motion detectors.
In certain lights, his thirty-year-plus project--here, in his debut at Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, taking the form of a collection of "relics and reliquaries"--reads as a gently affirmatory paean to the latent poetry in castoffs and kitsch, a sincere mash-up of pop-culture doodads, dork-cool autobiography, and low-wattage ritual that eludes critically and expands the range of aesthetic permissibility.
Put simply, since creativity is now at the core of the economy and since it is only an increase in resources that will enable the potential to do "good in the world" (325), creativity remains essential, no matter that its results include everything from the atomic bomb to the doodads lining the shelves of dollar stores around the world.
And that the CPU comes with a motherboard and assorted other doodads, the names of which you can't remember offhand.
Sigman portrays the hallowed lady, festooned in flourescent orange and hot pink and--look closely now--recycled plastic doodads, found or donated.
Here, I was served something that looked like every other high-end dessert I've ever had - something with lots of chocolate (70 per cent cocoa, of course) layered with an infinite number of other doodads.
The base model Mazda6Aunicely equipped with lots of power doodads and standard stability controlAuis priced at $19,220.
So let's take a look at some AR doodads that you may, or may not, wish to add to your own AR.
As you come across funny doodads similar to the ones you see below, save them in your keepers file so that you can pull them out whenever you need them.