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scuff something up

to scrape or scratch something. Who scuffed my floor up? Please don't scuff up my freshly polished floors!
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I had never linked the scent with the scuff marks until now.
The inventor of the Scuff E-Z has developed a prototype that has been utilized with success.
The not-so-scientific poll found that about 36 percent of respondents had scuffs on new iPhones that were straight from the factory.
Shortly after the courthouse opened in the fall of 2007, it became apparent that the heavily trafficked floors in the public sections of the building were susceptible to scuff marks from rubber-soled footwear, Mr.
There are spies everywhere; even Erland, who is loved by both Leah and Scuff, is not who he appears to be.
Typical uses for these longer lengths are semi-trailer construction, liner panels, rails, scuff boards, floor plates, electrical fixtures, signs, plumbing fixtures, piping, and conduit strap hangers.
In the development process, Alcan Packaging Cumbria agreed with Campbell's to opt for a laminate rather than a single web specification to improve the pack's aesthetic impact and scuff resistance properties.
Coated linerboard must also resist cracking, offer scuff resistance--no "metal marking"--and provide excellent glueability.
Thermoplastics have some issues with scuff resistance," he says, "but these can be overcome through the addition of slip additives, the removal of fillers, and choosing a proper graining and finish for the instrument panel.
Mitchanol 31 phenolic modified resinester is designed specifically for ink applications where all the desired properties, rapid setting, excellent hardness and scuff resistance may be achieved when the resin is incorporated in two-phase quickset and letterpress vehicles, according to the company.
Now, an as-of-right design that Scuff describes as "unique and different," will move the monolith into the new millennium.
If the scuff marks are severe and of equal consistency on both flank faces, the tap probably has experienced the dual adversity of both push and pull.
John Fraenzl, a Forest Service reforestation technician, scuff s through volcanic ash 18 inches deep in a planted forest of Douglas-fir and other species, some of them over 20 feet tall, in an area that was ravaged by the eruption.
4-litre diesel models, but, while there are no engine changes, they are decked out with Toyota Motorpost 16-inch Pit Lane alloy wheels, roof spoiler, chrome exhaust finisher, brushed alloy gear shift knob, front scuff plates and the suspension is lowered.
The grinder can be used to remove coatings, dirt, and scuff marks from surfaces for polishing and resurfacing preparation.