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  • He contended that the link between the German words for “uncanny” (unheimlich) and “familiar” (heimlich) suggests an inner connection between the two.

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  • In German, however, unheimlich (uncanny) stands opposite to heimlich (familiar; belonging to the house, homey).

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  • How do you give a car the heimlich when it starts chocking on a chicken wing?

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  • Through this activity, the alien world of nature becomes heimlich or a “home” with familiar coordinates and relations that we can navigate.

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  • As such, onticology occupies the position of the analyst, refusing to say in advance what the world is or what objects populate it, instead siding with the remainders that do not fit with categories of mind or language, signs, encyclopedias, or any other pacifying bromides we might concoct to render the world heimlich.

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  • Cute girl: heimlich, heimlich, heimlich orlo jscottd

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  • Only when this has failed should you go for the heimlich.

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  • I just couldn't get my mind's eye to stop envisioning the complete scenario...giving the heimlich to that cookie guzzling cake!

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  • Nach Geheimdienstberichten, die dem SPIEGEL in Auszügen vorliegen, hatte Syrien gemeinsam mit Nordkorea den Iranern heimlich jahrelang zur Seite gestanden und prüft nun eine Abkehr von beiden Verbündeten.

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  • Mr. Petzal, Sir, In terms of the heimlich manuver, I recall being taught in my first aid course to place the first joint of the pressure thumb on the heel of the recoil pad in order to expel the foreign object.

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