Neat work

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work built or formed to neat lines.

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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Was there not a drawer filled with the neat work of her hands, all unworn and untouched, just as she had arranged it there fourteen years ago--just, but for one little dress, which had been made the burial-dress?
Some neat work by John Swift, who was a thorn in the Bluebirds' side all afternoon, resulted in a whipped cross across the face of goal and Puscas managed to get a toe end on it which sent it fizzing between Smithies' legs.
Another League of Ireland representative, Zack Elbouzedi, completely scuffed his shot from eight yards after neat work from Lee O'Connor.
After neat work from Neil Taylor and Anwar El Ghazi down the left flank, Hourihane struck a neat finish into the bottom corner.
Neat work by substitute Dean Hawkshaw on the edge of the box saw him play through McIntosh, but the New Broomfield forward again shot straight at Smith after 65 minutes.
Neat work from Sharks Kieran Hair and Ben Johnston found Lewis Houston in the high slot area and his snap shot found the net via the Lynx keeper's shoulder and the cross bar to open the scoring at 7:51.
There had also been an opening for Shotton, after some neat work by George Friend and Saville down the left, before Middlesbrough were eventually rewarded with the opener less than two minutes into the second half.
Vladislav Nikolov, with shy youthful looks and sporting neat work overalls, belongs to a rare breed in Bulgaria: Apprentices.
This sleek, neat work station is from Neville Johnson (
Timothy Adcock provided some neat work down the left and he squared the ball across to Rushby, who calmly slotted the ball in off the post from around 12 yards out and that was the score at the break.
The film is a neat work of art and features a girl who saves her mother from embarrassment during a traditional Saudi wedding.
The home team were quick to take advantage when, after neat work by both forwards and backs, full back Fletcher scored wide out, Stead converted to give the YM a glimmer of hope at 22-13.