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thigh-slapper

A hilarious joke, especially one that evokes loud and prolonged laughter. My uncle told me a real thigh-slapper the other day! Do you want to hear it?

thunder-thighs

n. big or fat thighs. (Cruel. Also a rude term of address.) Here, thunder-thighs, let me get you a chair or two.
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In our case, the histopathological findings on the thigh showed a dermal granuloma, with mucin and cellulose in the center.
A superficial dissection was done in the superficial fascia of the lower limb to dissect the GSV from its beginning in front of medial malleolus at ankle to its termination into the femoral vein in the upper thigh region at the saphenous opening.
At our institution, the decision to place a thigh graft in kidney dialysis patients is often made in our vascular access conference by the interventional nephrologists and surgeons, after reviewing the patients' access history and other clinical factors.
What's going on, I bet, is that most hunters have never actually tried eating a wild turkey thigh.
It all started with some buttermilk and chicken thighs.
Abu Dhabi: An Indian worker in Abu Dhabi miraculously survived a crane accident when a massive steel bar punctured his thigh, shattering his bones and muscles.
Fans were quick to respond, one wrote: "Questionable thigh gap there, Bey.
Washington, April 23 ( ANI ): The 'Anti-Thigh Gap' jeans campaign that cater to strong butts, meaty thighs and curvy calves has been a huge hit, as it was able to complete its funding goal of 15,000 dollars in just 47 minutes.
The hinge joint consists of the thigh bone (femur) and the shin bone (tibia) and medically is called the tibiofemoral joint.
Place the thigh meat in a food processor and pulse until finely chopped.
Thigh gaps are defined as the space between the thighs, which is apparent on slim people like fashion models.
Specialists say achieving a so-called thigh gap is risky and virtually impossible.
Confit English chicken thigh with polenta and sun-dried tomato and black olive marjoram Ingredients 12 large sardines 1 large lemon, sliced 4 English chicken thighs 1 litre duck fat 3 sprigs of thyme 2 cloves of garlic 100g polenta 250g milk 250g double cream 30g grated parmesan 100ml chicken jus 10 sliced black olives 10 sun dried tomatoes Picked marjoram petals Method 1.
SAN ANTONIO -- Overweight and obese children in need of epinephrine for anaphylaxis should be injected in the calf or in the lower thigh, rather than upper half of the thigh, to ensure intramuscular administration, according to findings from an ultrasound study of 93 children.
Based on our study, injecting epinephrine into the lower rather than upper thigh would be advised in overweight or obese children," he said, adding that caregivers of children at risk of anaphylaxis should be advised about the importance of administering epinephrine into the muscle in the most effective way.