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  • Wendy Bounds introduces us to new ergonomic, easy-to-operate snow-clearing gear, including electric and battery-powered shovels and snow throwers, two-handled manual snow "pushers" and even driveways that melt snow automatically.

    The New Cold Warrior

  • The national dish of Spain gets its moniker not from its star ingredient, which is rice, but from the wide, two-handled vessel in which it's prepared.

    Bits & Bites: News You Can Eat

  • What you usually see at Ajijic's weekly (Wednesday) tianguis (street market) are woven plastic two-handled bags for carrying purchases home.

    Shopping Local Style

  • The dutiful staff were last seen serving steamed broccoli in large two-handled stainless steel pots, marching happily in aprons unadorned with the Jimeno Botts broccoli company logo, amidst the famished crowd with ready ladles and serving forks and stainless steel tongs, dispensing broccoli by the ounce and pound production had been running at over 94% efficiency for each of the last seven quarters.

    The Rise of Jimeno Botts

  • An amphora is a two-handled vase with a long neck that is narrower than its body.

    Glossary of Ceramics « Interactive Dig Crete – Zominthos Project

  • Modeled somewhat after the Steadicam - a film industry standard that puts motion-absorbing technologies in between the lense and the camera operator's body to allow smooth image capture during mobile shots - Showdown's from-scratch iPhone attachment mounts the iPhone on a variety of equipment, from the two-handled technique pictured above, which looks like it could be built on the cheap, to the more expensive, official "glidecam" device shown at the bottom of this article.

    Blah, Blah! Technology

  • A bull was prodded into a small chute and a helper strapped the two-handled pretal to the first animal.

    Jaripeo - The Drive-in Rodeo

  • Widows and other destitute women known as “mumpers” went begging with two-handled pots into which they received the wheat.

    Archive 2008-12-01

  • I don't really care about the sexism angle having grown up on Conan comic books and the Howard books, but my female HoX looks *hot* in a g-string and she lays down the whoop-a$$ with a fiery two-handled sword...

    Gender Differentials in Age of Conan

  • There they found Gammit hard at work pumping a large two-handled crank.

    Reiffeins Choice

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