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  • v. Present participle of prep.


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  • I took the econ GRE prior to grad school, but the knowledge I learned and retained in prepping for it was miniscule compared to what I learned once I started taking classes.

    Earth to Educators: People Hate School, Bryan Caplan | EconLog | Library of Economics and Liberty

  • And if an opponent shows laxness in prepping, the kicker is authorized (in all but endgame situations when a single point is needed) to audible to the two point attempt.

    Matthew Yglesias » The Swinging Gate

  • Oh, forgot to mention I actually added one more step in prepping the tiles, I whitewashed them with diluted water based paint before sealing them.

    Questions about tiles

  • Because I'd love to introduce my daughter to Louisiana (now that she's old enough for me to spend a week or two in prepping her for the whole culture shock that she'll encounter).

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  • In Pentagon-speak, this is known as "prepping the psychological battlefield."

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  • Being in the military and changing duty stations fairly rapidly is not conducive to long term prepping, as has been mentioned before on your site.

  • But one thing I’ve learned about JT Ellison is that she’s not only a great talent, but a very determined woman, and she worked tirelessly in prepping the proposal.

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  • I used to think the idea of prepping one's skin for the summer was as daft as the idea of summer makeup.

    When Beauty's Only Skin-Deep

  • This selective leaking, followed by feigned indignation, is called prepping the battlefield, or more fitting to the Obama administration, "propagandizing the masses."

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  • The scam is easy to avoid: Just read carefully over any invoice or contract before you sign it alarms, extra cleaning, "prepping," rust-proofing, fabric protection and paint sealant are all common but unnecessary add-ons that sometimes appear on the invoice unknown to the buyer.

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