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around (one's) ears

Around one. Said when something has failed. When her business went bankrupt, her whole world collapsed around her ears.
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Twenty seven rabbits aged 3-10 months were affected with clinical signs of anorexia, anaemia, intense itching, erythema, dandruff, white indurated dry crust like lesions on ears, nose, face, around ears, paws, around genitalia and over dorsal surface with brownish discharge (Fig.
Apply serum for a shining look, and then tuck your hair smoothly around ears. Use rubber band to stick your short pony downwards, make sure its super low.
Prevent tick bites by carefully inspecting your body (notably the underarms, in and around ears, belly button, backs of the knees, legs, waist and hair).
And with Mike Ashley's depressing mantra 'Domestic competitions are not a priority for us' ringing around ears in Tyneside, the future is looking like mid-table melancholy.
Dermatological examination revealed erythematous, soft to firm, tender, dome shaped papules and nodules ranging from 2 mm to 3 cm over scalp, cheeks, forehead, in and around ears, front of neck, chest, and lower legs.
Not Somewhat Extremely bothersome bothersome bothersome (1) Pin and 1 2 3 4 5 needles around mouth (2) Itching around 1 2 3 4 5 mouth (circumoral) (3) Pins and 1 2 3 4 5 needles around ears (4) Itching 1 2 3 4 5 around ears (5) Pins and 1 2 3 4 5 needles in arms and/or hands (6) Itching in arms 1 2 3 4 5 and/or hands (7) Pins and 1 2 3 4 5 needles in legs (8) Itching in legs 1 2 3 4 5 (9) Flushing 1 2 3 4 5 (reddening and/ or feeling of heat)
wahlgreathaircuts.com, which includes "how to" videos demonstrating 10 different hair styles; instructions for first-time hair cuts with step-by-step photos of cutting, blending and tapering; as well as finishing touches for necklines, sideburns, eyebrows and around ears.
Do not apply to eyes and mouth, and apply sparingly around ears.
* Do not apply to eyes or mouth--and use sparingly around ears.
Clinical examination of these rabbits showed signs of pale conjunctival mucous membranes, erythema, dandruff, white indurated dry crust like lesions on nose, ears, face, around ears, paws, around genitalia and over dorsal surface with brownish discharge (Fig.1).
Clinical manifestations such as development of erythema, dandruff, white indurated dry crust like lesions on nose, ears, face, around ears, paws, around genitalia and over dorsal surface with brownish discharge along with itching and alopecia in present study were in accordance with the findings of Kachhawa et al.
Few strips of adhesive tap were applied over the muzzle (adhesive side inside) once more to secure the first strip applied and strip around ears also (Fig.
Clinical examination of dogs revealed thickened skin on ears, occasional head shaking, ear scratching, yeasty odour and alopecia around ears (Fig.1).
Lesions were more concentrated around ears (132/132) with papular or pustular eruptions, exudation, excoriation, incrustation, alopecia, de-pigmentation and nodules.