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- noun a small piece of
metalwith a handle. It is traditionally kept on ice and is used to cool the area of a bruise or a cut by applying direct pressure to decrease the blood flow to the area.
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Just the 30 seconds between rounds to catch your breath and get enswell-ed and nitroglycerin in your cuts.