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pray to the porcelain god

Sl. to kneel at the toilet bowl and vomit from drunkenness. Wally spent a while praying to the porcelain god last night. I think I have to go pray to the porcelain god.
See also: god, porcelain, pray

pray to the porcelain god

and pray to the enamel god
in. to empty one’s stomach; to vomit. (Refers to being on one’s knees [praying] in front of a porcelain toilet bowl.) Wayne was in the john, praying to the enamel god.
See also: god, porcelain, pray

pray to the enamel god

verb
See also: enamel, god, pray
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When you lose enamel, teeth get sensitive and darker in color because you're close to the part of the tooth that has the depth of the color,' Maples said.
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He sent potter Goto Saijiro Tadakiyo to Imari to master the secrets of the new blue, white and red overglaze enamel porcelains.
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Each tooth print generated by the software was composed of series of lines representing arrangement of enamel rod ends on surface of tooth.
e brilliant blue translu cent enamel covers an engine-turned ground in a e brilliant blue translu cent enamel covers an engine-turned ground in a technique known as guilloche.
Many of the enamel pieces on display were given to the V&A by Edwin Davies CBE, a Durham University graduate.
In the initial phase (erosion), enamel softening occurs without surface loss.
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Cheek teeth of 343 white-tailed deer mandibles collected from the Piedmont National Wildlife Refuge, central Georgia, were examined for the presence of enamel hypoplasia, a permanent enamel defect associated with episodes of severe physiological stress.
It occurs when the hard outer enamel layer on teeth and the softer underlying dentin wear away, stimulating the nerves inside.