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short-sheet

To make a bed by doubling up the sheets. Typically done as a trick to prevent one from fully stretching out in bed. Whenever the team goes on a road trip, someone's bed inevitably gets short-sheeted. Come on, we're going to short-sheet my brother's bed before he gets home!
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After the initial research was completed and a short sheet of facts about the artist was filled out, the students were given 3' x 5' white tag board on which to sketch the work of art they had chosen to reproduce.
After 25 years of investigating watered-down gasoline, false-bottomed cookie boxes, short sheets and 15-ounce pounds of meat, Bill Korth is retiring as county sealer of weights and measures.