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gimpy

(ˈgɪmpi)
1. mod. crippled; lame. I got a gimpy leg. I’ll catch up in a minute.
2. n. a police officer. (Also a rude term of address. A pun on lame, an inept person.) Here comes gimpy, swinging his stick.
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Each of the three cases we have discussed here--My Gimpy Life, Easy Chirp 2 and Google Glass accessibility--represents an innovative approach to disability and media that is premised upon and supported by participatory culture.
Of the number of tests created by the team, Gimpy is the most clever.
THE jungle itself is home to "Gimpy Gimpy," a particularly nasty stinging bug which comes in four species, as well as several vicious types of stinging nettles.
The gimpy, not exactly factory-new equipment the artist uses for her film installations does in fact require extensive care and maintenance.
If the chance arose, I would take the limping deer - Gimpy -- as one of my QDM harvests.
When I read about the ABC drugs in InsideMS, I ran (in my gimpy way) right down to my doctor's office and begged her to recommend the one she thought was right for me.
Run stuffer Gilbert Brown is hampered by a gimpy ankle and running back Travis Jervey (hamstring) and cornerback Leroy Butler (ankle) are also below full power.
In this way, guys down there born with shriveled legs get nicknamed Gimpy, girls with acne Pizzaface.
I got a right leg full of reluctance," says gimpy Liberty, walking home through winter slush.
A gimpy, gnarly post oak, it clung to the edge of a rocky, southwest-facing bluff in the Ozark Mountains of northwest Arkansas, directly above an old rock shelter at which archaeologists have documented thousands of years of human occupation.
Writer Jim Thornton pointed out in his lead story, "The Indestructible Man," sports injuries seldom receive attention, in part because of the comic portrait usually painted of the gimpy weekend warrior.
The right fielder, who is frequently gimpy, will have tests on the knee to determine treatment and how long he may be out.
Maybe a month of rest will do wonders for Oregon and Marcus Mariota's gimpy knee.
Second, they found out their much-maligned bullpen, which consists of a closer with a history of inconsistency, a setup man with a historically gimpy arm and at least a couple of guys without much history at all, just might be up to this challenge after all.