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unpack

To try to understand and explicate a complex, and possibly controversial, statement, passage, etc. Who can unpack what the author is saying in this paragraph? When you unpack his statement, you start to see how bigoted it is.
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* Identify an existing neutral area within the general pharmacy that can be designated for unpacking hazardous drugs.
Unpacking the knapsack of outdoor experiential education: Race, gender, and class sensitive outdoor leadership.
The latest book by lesbian feminist theorist and political activist, Sheila Jeffreys, Unpacking Queer Politics: A Lesbian Feminist Perspective, seeks to challenge the dominance of queer theory in sexual politics today.
Just over a quarter of people said the thing they hated most about moving was packing and unpacking, as well as having to clean their new property, according to the Alliance & Leicester.
Richard James and his father, Peter, were unpacking the fruit at their convenience store when the sandy and black-coloured scorpion jumped out of the side of the box.
This second system generation, likewise rated at up to 500 cycles an hour, is able to handle packing and unpacking, plus sorting tasks.
The Painted Trunk uses the device of unpacking a wonderful painted trunk in Grandma's attic to enable two children to discover key moments of church history -- duplicating many of the issues covered in Fire and Grace for the six to 11 set.
In unpacking the Catholic tradition Massaro names nine values and principles which are foundational for a moral evaluation of welfare.
That last alleged characteristic bears some unpacking. After video-savvy, suavely PC director David Ross departed in 1998 for the sunnier, cyberrich climes of the Bay Area, the Whitney--so the story goes--decided to retrench.
The effect would be somewhat overwhelming, were it not for the consistent agenda of unpacking the desire within this talk to evade interpretive responsibility by seeking "authority" elsewhere, whether in the text or in an imagined Shakespeare.
Pallet loads of nearly completed printers arrive from Japan and are temporarily stored before delivery to the unpacking station at the beginning of the assembly line.
the supplier shall, If necessary, Perform the following services: - moving of library both in packing boxes and via transport trolley, Including down and unpacking, - disassembly, Removal and installation of shelving systems and the like, - movement of museum items, Art and musical instruments, - moving of safes and other heavy lift moves, - removal of furnishings and equipment and, If necessary, Installation for laboratories and teaching rooms, - unpacking and unpacking of equipment from office premises / workplaces, - collection of leftover material and emptying of local and transport - storage.
She considers unpacking to be a complete waste of time, preferring to delve into her suitcase every morning for what she needs.
Every time I pack a box, I turn to see her unpacking it and shouting, "Here you go, Mummy."