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- n. Plural form of severing.
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But the upcoming Wolverine game by Raven Software will push the boundaries of the Mature rating with limb severings, gushing blood, and 'exposed vital organs.'
Not to mention if carpentry penis severings really do happen all the time in the UK, I think they need some stiffer laws.
I talked to them about the transplants; the rehabilitation and transplants; the center for nerve transplants; our work with the growth factor; the research on the nerve-growth factor; the possibilities of success with that growth factor in solving tremendous problems, ranging from Parkinson's Disease to brain damage to severings of the spinal cord; our hopes of finding solutions to those problems through a combination of research in all these fields; and particularly about the successes we are already achieving and the ones we will achieve if we win the battle of producing the nerve-growth factor through genetic engineering and enable cells to produce human nerve fibres on the basis of the nerve-growth factor of rats; and the efforts to find the human nerve-growth factor to be able to use it.
Furthermore, this essay belies its author’s ignorance of the bicycle, since the advent of the safety bicycle with its two wheels of equal size has caused the number of wheel-related severings to fall more quickly than a drunken Swede on a penny-farthing.