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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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No, it's not that the seniors are banding together in "wilding" sprees, or that teams of rogue CNAs are short-sheeting resident beds.
Schwartz explained, that many of the hives are in trees that are cut down to harvest the honey, thereby destroying the habitat and short-sheeting the industry's potential.
Assuming that maintaining the current level of services is the goal, and it's not for everyone, then short-sheeting the budget is one way to balance the budget, and gives lawmakers time to react to the results in the 2013 session.