animal glue

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Noun1.animal glue - a protein gelatin obtained by boiling e.g. skins and hoofs of cattle and horsesanimal glue - a protein gelatin obtained by boiling e.g. skins and hoofs of cattle and horses
animal product - a product made from animal material
glue, mucilage, gum - cement consisting of a sticky substance that is used as an adhesive
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Independent Americans fight for their freedoms every day, while those who get a free ride tire the horse until it is not even fit for the glue factory.
The team nicknamed the Foals had become a tired old nag that was facing an imminent trip to the glue factory.
So I launched THE GLUE FACTORY PROJECT, which creates evening-length dance theater works on renowned performers over 40.
Yes, they still rely on their 'veterans' but David Silva and Sergio Aguero, two of my favourite players ever, are only 31 and 29 respectively - hardly ready for the glue factory. In fact the average age of all of the players that have played more than 15 games this season is less than 26.
The film shows phenomenal shots of the towering scaffolding of a glue factory, juxtaposed with moving scenes in which the everlasting love between brothers and sisters prevails.
Tory MP Philip Davies He was the worst prime minister we have had for a very, very long time Jeremy Paxman on David Cameron Sir Patrick McLoughlin, perhaps three years late, was led away to the glue factory. Nice old donkey, McLoughlin, but spectacularly ineffective Quentin Letts on Sir Patrick's removal as Tory Party chairman
"Sir Patrick McLoughlin, perhaps three years late, was led away to the glue factory. Nice old donkey, McLoughlin, but spectacularly ineffective" - Political commentator Quentin Letts on Sir Patrick's removal as Tory Party chairman.
For our part, however, we found the equine 'tutorial' seedy and sad, especially since both participants were over the hill and ready for the glue factory.
Our father told us that he'd rescued two of our horses "from the glue factory." That usually meant they were on their last legs and were no longer wanted.
He said: "I've said I'll carry on until they cart me out to the glue factory." Quarta added: "There is no set time- frame for CEO succession."
Jim Jensen paces in a warehouse that once housed a glue factory - and later a motorcycle dealer ship - before he and his brother, Bob, got their hands on it.