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have

(someone) by the balls Vulgar Slang
To have control over someone; have someone at one's mercy.

have

/have got (someone's) back
To protect or shield someone from harm, loss, or danger.

have

/have got it all over
To be much better than (someone) at a particular endeavor.

have

/have got it in (one)
To have the capacity or disposition to (to do something).

have

/have got it in for
To act in a hostile manner toward or intend to harm (someone), especially because of a grudge.

have

/have got nothing on (someone)
1. To fail to be equal or superior to (someone) in a particular way.
2. To know or be able to prove information regarding (someone).

have

/keep (one's) nose to the grindstone
To work hard and steadily.

have

/keep (one's) fingers crossed
To hope for a successful or advantageous outcome.

have

/keep (one's) wits about (one)
To remain alert or calm, especially in a crisis.

have

/keep an ear to the ground
To be on the watch for new trends or information.

have

/speak with a forked tongue
To speak deceitfully; prevaricate or lie.

have

/take a whack at Informal
To try out; attempt.

have

/take pity on
To show compassion for.

have

/take the bit in one's teeth
To be uncontrollable; cast off restraint.
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The PET fibers fractured by the model fatigue test exhibited a fracture morphology in which kink bands are considered to have grown: in the case of the disc fatigue test, the knife edge-shaped fracture surface was produced and this is assumed to be formed in such a manner that the kink bands were grown because it was less affected by heat; and in the case of the tube fatigue test, the melted type "mushroom-shaped" fracture morphology was produced, which implied that a large amount of heat was generated at the time of the fracture.
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Young women who had been in at least one fight in the previous year, had smoked two or more cigarettes in a day in the last 30 days, had recently binged on alcohol or had not used condoms at last sex were more likely than others to have had multiple partners rather than to have had none (1.
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Kildare, and each of which has no assets exceeding [euro]150 and having no liabilities exceeding [euro]150, have each resolved to notify the Registrar of Companies that the company is not carrying on business and to request the Registrar on that basis to exercise his/her powers pursuant to section 733 of the Companies Act 2014 to strike the name of the company off the register.
Men are more likely than women to have overlapping sexual relationships, and having concurrent sexual partners is associated with several risk factors for sexually transmitted diseases (STDs).
Male adolescents who have sexual contact with both males and females are more likely to report AIDS-related risk factors and a history of sexually transmitted disease (STD) than are males who have sexual contact only with females.
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