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ray of lighta path a photon or a group of photons takes through space, visible as a column of light
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ray of lightan inspiring or enlightening person or thing
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x raymedical photograph
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fruit machineone arm bandit
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adding machineA pocket calculator that has very few functions.
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poop machineAn infant.
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poop machineAn animal whose defecation inconveniences humans.
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sex machineAny machine that is used for sexual pleasure.
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sex machineSomeone with considerable sexual prowess.
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take upThat which takes up or tightens; specifically, a device in a sewing machine for drawing up the slack thread as the needle rises, in completing a stitch.
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bring upTo turn on power or start, as of a machine.
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crank outTo produce in large volumes mechanically or as if by machine.
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bolt bucketA machine, especially an automobile. Implies that the machine is clunky or unreliable.
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hop upto make something, especially a machine, better (faster, bigger etc.)
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in controlWhen one is controlling a machine, or a situation, or an activity. Similar to in charge, but one person can be officially in charge, while another person is, in fact, in control.
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in the worksIn a mechanism or machine.
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kick the bucketOf a machine, to break down such that it cannot be repaired.
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oil burnerA machine that uses oil as its fuel.
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put one through one's pacesTo test several or all functions or training of a person, animal, machine, etc.
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random numberA number allotted randomly using suitable generator (electronic machine or as simple "generator" as die).
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real jobA job that can't be replaced advantageously by a machine or a procedure.
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run downTo lose power slowly. Used for a machine, battery, or other powered device.
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throw enough mud at the wall, some of it will stickTry the same thing (or similar things) often enough, and, even if the general standard is poor, sometimes one will be successful.2001, And still no one is shouting stop. read in The Kingdom archives at [1] on 02 Nov 06,Many team managers are of the philosophy that if you throw enough mud at the wall some of it will stick. They believe that team preparation is all about physical fitness. They run the players into the ground and they believe they will be "flying on the day".2001, Robert McCrum, Let them eat cake, in The Observer 16 Dec 01, read on Guardian Unlimited site at [2] on 02 Nov 06,Australian publishing boomed and in the past 10 years the country's literary culture has undergone a mini golden age, capped by Carey's triumph at the 2001 Booker Prize. As one Australian arts administrator said to me many years ago: 'Listen, mate, if you throw enough mud at the wall, some of it will stick.'2001, Chris Collin, Re: 2-cp speys on The Strathspey Server mailing list archive at [3] on 02 Nov 06,I am finding that "if you throw enough mud at the wall, some of it will stick". It doesn't always work of course (especially on the nights when the class is mostly the beginners), but the class seems to thrive on the challange.2005, Ray Craft (poster on The right scale blog), Fitzhooie and his Burden, read at [4] on 02 Nov 06,Prosecutors everywhere have bad habits of overcharging lots of cases, knowing that if the throw enough mud at the wall some of it will stick.2005, Sean Kelleher, Spike Milligan: His part in our downfall in Business 07 Aug 05, read at [5] on 02 Nov 06,As long as there is negligible regulation and enforcement anyone can actually try and do the job...Weak regulation allows the industry to build strategies on full time recruitment. The theory goes: throw enough mud at the wall, some of it will stick.c2005, Everything You've Learned About Marketing Is Wrong, read on LINC Performance website at [6] on 02 Nov 06,They have the money to continue to believe in the repetition side of the equation. You throw enough mud at the wall, some of it will stick. But it still isn
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