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Shake, shimmy and jiggle until the mixture hardens to ice cream, usually about five minutes.
He flattens his ears and swings his head, shimmy-shakes and shadowboxes.
In other words, if your goal in life is to impress auto aficionados, then you best shimmy into that space yourself.
But all of them are made to shimmy uncomfortably into the narrow serpent's body of contempt.
Four hip rockers shimmy across moving surfaces in a grainy home video.
The café has four different rooms, three of which require guests to kneel down and shimmy through tiny corridors.
They crawl up rope ladders, shimmy through tunnels and slip down the slide.
The theory of shimmy damping is investigated including tire friction, spindle bearing friction, and hydraulic damping.
Variations will also cause wheel shimmy and difficulty steering through curves.
After reports of nosewheel shimmy, an inspection revealed a number of loose or missing balance patches caused by adhesive failure.
Speed wobble happens when a skateboard begins to shimmy from side to side unexpectedly.
Despite these efforts, appellant claims that the shimmy persisted.
Every now and then, government needs to shimmy down from the ivory tower and ask communities about their own neighborhoods.
Bears have to shimmy under a low barbed wire to reach bait, leaving behind hair tufts.
Bolts in the torque links and shimmy damper tend to wear and become loose due to the operational loads placed on them.
Failure to comply with this caution may result in nose wheel shimmy.

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