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  • n. Plural form of smoother.


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  • Was it A - are they called A, mantyhose; B, smoothers; or C, boxerhose?

    Rapper Ice-T Takes A Quiz On Pantyhose

  • She used this metaphor to argue that popular culture, by its ubiquitous and univocal nature, smoothers our desire to think critically about hegemonic discourses and thereby imposes the silence of thoughtlessness on us.

    Is Hannah Montana Really Such a Great Role Model?

  • I also got some fondant, CMC to make modelling paste, a huge wooden rolling pin, a small plastic rolling pin, a dough scraper, paint palette, paintbrushes, an eye dropper, clay gun and two fondant smoothers.

    Archive 2009-09-01

  • And while she talks and frosts, she gives us more hints about baking and gadgets: for instance, a previously frozen cake tastes better and more moist than a fresh one perhaps because the moisture freezes, then melts; fondant smoothers can be used to spread icing; jelly filling bleeds through the cake.

    Let Me Eat Cake

  • She tempts us, in a hushed voice, with her back alley prices: They sell em in the store for $2.99, but I have some back here for $1 we all line up for those fondant smoothers after class.

    Let Me Eat Cake

  • In many threads, Kalman smoothers etc. have been suggested for reconstruction purpose.

    North American Upper Treeline #3 « Climate Audit

  • This is very convenient form, it can be used to show how flawed the Briffa-Osborn adjustment procedure is, or to see what optimal smoothers do near the end-points..

    von Storch et al 2004 in IPCC AR4 « Climate Audit

  • But the alternative, using data variance adjustment and ad hoc smoothers is not very good way either.

    Dunde: Will the Real Slim Shady Please Stand Up? « Climate Audit

  • The oscillators were not simple - they had 1-pole smoothers on both amplitude and frequency.

    phluid61 Diary Entry

  • At a certain time where the producer assured me that the THX logo would start to come into view, I jammed the frequencies of the final chord into the smoothers and set the smoothing time for the time that I was told it would take for the logo to completely materialize on the screen.

    TINY MUSIC MAKERS: Pt 3: The THX Sound


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