metal filing

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Noun1.metal filing - a fragment of metal rubbed off by the use of a filemetal filing - a fragment of metal rubbed off by the use of a file
filing - a fragment rubbed off by the use of a file
iron filing - a fragment of iron rubbed off by the use of a file
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One end holds a metal filing cabinet filled with countless bowhunting items, from slip-over booties to bow and hip quivers.
There must have been about 50 big metal filing cabinets, which we had to get vans to take back to the police station.
The subject of the public contract are ongoing deliveries of new metal filing cabinets and other metal cabinets, as specified in Appendix no.
THE pared-back warehouse conversion look with exposed brickwork and cool metal filing cabinets is well-suited to use as a work space.
For the last 15 years, she has been in a drab metal filing cabinet in the bowels of the Smithsonian, stuck on the same stick with an older stuffed unrelated pigeon named George.
Gone are the days of metal filing cabinets filled with years of receipts, bank statements, and personal documents.
Across the road to us, the top floor of an office building, several items were thrown out of the building, there was computer screens, the computers themselves and then a metal filing cabinet was thrown out.
Hopefully, your family is like mine and isn't averse to occasional metal filing ending up in the food.
Solutions don't have to start with a clunky metal filing cabinet.
Office stationery including vintage hole punchers and dried ink pots lie discarded on the antique desks, typewritten letters fill the metal filing cabinets and copies of decades old telephone books lie open next to wooden telephone switches.
A desk can bealovely block of polished wood or a sheet of toughened glass resting on a pair of metal filing cabinets.
Working only with a grab bag of baseball caps and flannel shirts, which he plucks off two metal filing cabinets, Hoch paws his way through the contradictions of a city, and a time in history.