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rap sheet

A list of a person's criminal history. The suspect had a rap sheet a mile long due to his numerous run-ins with the police.
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three sheets to the wind

Severely intoxicated from alcohol, to the point of finding control of one's actions or coordination difficult. Taken most likely from nautical terminology, where a "sheet" is the rope that controls the sails of a tall ship; if several sheets are loose or mishandled, the boat's movement becomes unsteady and difficult to control, like that of a drunk person. On his 21st birthday, Jeff's friends took him to every bar in town until he was three sheets to the wind.
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sheet

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At the end of the semester, she was shocked to see the outline of his body on his beige fitted sheet.
Moreover, the government in a balance sheet recession cannot tell the companies not to repair their balance sheets because at the level of individual companies, they are doing the right and responsible thing.
These include single strip of varying widths, simultaneous two-strip stacking, fully controlled stacking of endless sheet or perforated sheet, as well as automatic sheet cutting and stacking with or without foil separation.
Scrape half of dough onto one side of the baking sheet.
Applications: Packaging from APET, CPET, OPS, HIPS, and PS foam sheet.
This article will help CPAs responsible for completing balance sheet account reconciliations better understand the new importance of this process following the introduction of section 404.
Meetings with the mill and the machinery supplier to become very familiar with machine elements that affect drainage rates, sheet properties, fabric stability, and fabric life enable the fabric supplier to select the most appropriate fabric specifications to work with these elements.
A nanotube sheet compacts to a thickness of about 50 nanometers, or about 1/1,000th the thickness of a human hair, after it's attached to a surface, saturated with a liquid, and allowed to dry.
To assemble the cantaloupe slices, arrange the chocolate shell slices on a sheet pan.
But we have heard from our case managers that when they have a low-literacy client, if they have an opportunity to sit down and discuss the information, the fact sheet works as a memory aid to help the client remember the discussion.
But the investment of balance sheet cash involves some variables, and there's a way to maximize return with minimal additional risk.
As a consequence, CYDY will move from the Bulletin Board to the Pink Sheets on December 11, 2006 with a right of appeal.
Along with a global copper sheet and plate market report the package includes country reports from the following countries: China, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, Russia, South Korea, Thailand, United States The reports include historic market data from 2007 to 2013 and forecasts until 2018 which makes the reports an invaluable resource for industry executives, marketing, sales and product managers, analysts, and other people looking for key industry data in readily accessible and clearly presented tables and graphs.
Complete extrusion lines for tubing, pipe, profile and sheet.