shuriken

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shuriken

(ˈʃuːrɪken)
n
(Martial Arts (other than Judo & Karate) & Combat Sports) a martial-arts weapon usually in the shape of a star or cross with sharp protruding edges, thrown with a spin towards the target
[from Japanese, shu hand + ri inside + ken blade]
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For example, he said the company's various kitchen gadgets, including the food dehydrator, Six Star knife set, Coffeetime Brew System and the electric pasta maker, have all done well thanks to their moderate price points and sensible marketing that highlights the product's quality and usefulness.
MICHAEL O'BRIEN has revised plans for his unbeaten hurdling star Knife Edge, Ireland's leading hope for the Elite Racing Triumph Hurdle, who will now run in the Irpounds 15,000 Spring Juvenile Hurdle at Leopardstown on Sunday, writes Michael Clower.
Among other Ronco best sellers are the Six Star Knife Sets, the 5-Tray Electric Food Dehydrator, and the original Pocket Fisherman.
Tupperware won in the United States for a small colander and in Belgium for the Sharp Star knife sharpener, the Chef's cutting board and strainer and the Garlic Wonder press.
Television and retail sales were boosted this spring by Ronco's patented Food Dehydrator, Showtime Rotisseries, Six Star Knife sets and iconic Pocket Fisherman.
Carson's will try Henckels newest Twin Star knife line in four stores.
I am excited to continue to implement the plan that I established this past fall, with innovation across our existing Showtime and Six Star Knife brands, revival of favorites such as Pocket Fisherman, GLH-9 and Dial-o-matic, and the launch of several new products," says Nusbaum.
On August 9th, the Ronco assets were purchased by Ronco Acquisition Corporation, to form The New Ronco and rebuild the legendary Company that pioneered famous TV direct marketing and consumer brands such as the Pocket Fisherman, Veg-o-Matic, and the groundbreaking Showtime Rotisserie Oven and Six Star Knife set.