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handle

1. n. a person’s name or nickname. (Western jargon and then citizens band radio.) My handle is Goober. You can call me Goob.
2. n. a way of dealing with something; a grasp of a problem. As soon as I get a handle on this Wilson matter, I’ll give you a buzz.

handle (oneself)

1. To conduct oneself in a specified manner: handled herself well in the interview.
2. To be able to defend oneself or fend for oneself: Don't worry about me. I can handle myself.
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The handle space of the purple clay pot in the Ming Dynasty mainly used geometrical shapes of the rounded square and round, especially the rounded square is more popular.
We hope you and your students enjoy these possibilities and techniques and use them to make some successful, functional and good-looking handles.
I don't carry any wood handles anymore" for that reason, she said.
At the base of the container, the parison is constrained by the pinch at the bottom of the handle opening and by the base pinch.
Meeks III of the University of Massachusetts and Harold Rosenberg of the Universite Denis Diderot in Paris proved that a complete, embedded minimal surface that was topologically a punctured sphere with no handles had to be either the basic helicoid or the plane.
Short handguard with leaf sight, carrying handle mounted quadrant sight, and mounting hardware (bracket assembly, screws, bushings, and lacing wire)
Robin Abrams, executive vice president, and Howard Dolch, executive vice president, will handle this assignment on behalf of the Lansco Corporation.
Be sure to slide the handle of rakes, shovels and hoes through your hands, making sure there are no splinters, cracks or rough spots, and then check the grip.
In addition to the need for up-to-date process flow to efficiently move and handle castings, effective process control systems are required in all foundry manufacturing areas if casting costs are to be maintained in a competitive market.
If a green handle appears (see exhibit 10, page 83), you missed aligning the connector with the symbol's connection sites and you need to repeat the process.
I had picked out a maul with a skinny handle, the kind that breaks real easy.
A fourth piece of metal was added inside the handle as a weight to achieve the desired balance.
Our goal was to handle our paper documents as we do our electronic files and allow them to be stored, accessed and routed electronically.
Roberts PolyPro, powered by Pro Mach, created an exhibit for Pack Expo in Chicago, November 6-9, showing a range of solutions from its new single bottle handle applicator.
Simple, rugged mechanical conveyors handle a variety of bulk materials.