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  • n. Plural form of piranha.

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  • They should have toned down the less cartoon violence (torturing someone with the threat of being eaten by piranhas is not very friendly to the pre-school hot wheels purchasers in the audience), and they could have easily removed the couple of references to "turd" and "arse" and thus appeased the more prudish parents (and got themselves a G certificate instead of the PG that it has).

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  • Here's why we're sticking with the Twins, though: In years past, half the starting lineup would consist of Nick Punto clones affectionately called piranhas (read: guys who can't hit to save their lives).

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  • Twins, though: In years past, half the starting lineup would consist of Nick Punto clones affectionately called piranhas (read: guys who can't hit to save their lives).

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  • The piranhas were a lot smaller than I imagined, but with many sharp teeth and we debated how many would be required to actually shred a human to death.

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  • Articles about "piranhas" in the neighborhood stream or swimming hole are an annual exercise for those of us that watch such matters closely, to separate the truly unusual (a sighting of a Lake Monster) from the mundane (another pacu or piranha caught).

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  • Reimer notched his first NHL start, and win, against Ottawa on the weekend and was back in the crease against Boston, even if coach Ron Wilson had been playing it typically don't-ask-don't-tell with the media "piranhas," who might apparently have been all too eager to nibble the scrubeenie to death, had his second straight start been prematurely leaked.

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  • Romar remembers Cincinnati's players back then were undersized but were "piranhas" going after rebounds.

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  • While much has been made of the "piranhas" in the Twins' lineup, a strong bullpen has been the key to

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  • I don't know, I can't find what "piranhas" is supposed to mean!

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  • If you get a "1" or a "2", you put the corresponding number of 'piranhas' at the top of the game (4 lanes to choose from; put them anywhere you wish) and pull the lever to roll the piranhas.

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