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black-and-tan terrier
breed of short-haired black-and-tan terrier developed in Manchester, England
mortise-and-tenon joint
a joint made by inserting tenon on one piece into mortise holes in the other
black-and-white
of a situation that is sharply divided into mutually exclusive categories
increase
the act of increasing something
rough-and-tumble
disorderly fighting
get-up-and-go
enterprising or ambitious drive
tax-increase
the amount by which taxes are increased
such-and-such
specific but unspecified
hundred-and-first
the ordinal number of one hundred one in counting order
hit-and-run(a)
involving a driver of a motor vehicle who leaves the scene of an accident
by-and-by
an indefinite time in the future
nickel-and-dime
spend money frugally
one-and-one
a foul shot that must be made in order to earn the right to a second foul shot
tool-and-die work
the craft of making special tools and dies
nickel-and-dime
accumulate gradually
hundred-and-fifth
the ordinal number of one hundred five in counting order
down-and-out
lacking resources (or any prospect of resources)
profit-and-loss statement
a financial statement that gives operating results for a specific period
increase
become bigger or greater in amount
bed-and-breakfast
an overnight boardinghouse with breakfast
time-and-motion study
an analysis of a specific job in an effort to find the most efficient method in terms of time and effort
buy-and-bust operation
an undercover operation by narcotics detectives to catch unsuspecting drug dealers
pump-and-dump scheme
an illegal scheme for making money by manipulating stock prices
increase
a change resulting in an increase
spic-and-span
completely neat and clean
hundred-and-ninetieth
the ordinal number of one hundred eighty-five in counting order
hide-and-seek
a game in which a child covers his eyes while the other players hide then tries to find them
pen-and-ink
a drawing executed with pen and ink
pepper-and-salt
a fabric woven with flecks of light and dark
black-and-blue
discolored by coagulation of blood beneath the skin
decrease
a process of becoming smaller or shorter
ear-nose-and-throat doctor
a specialist in the disorders of the ear or nose or throat
decrease
make smaller
hop-step-and-jump
an athletic contest in which a competitor must perform successively a hop and a step and a jump in continuous movement
give-and-take
light teasing repartee
fore-and-aft topsail
a triangular fore-and-aft sail with its foot along the gaff and its luff on the topmast
black-and-white
not having or not capable of producing colors
open-and-shut
so obvious as to be easily solved or decided
give-and-go
a basketball maneuver
decreasing
becoming less or smaller
increasingly
advancing in amount or intensity
half-and-half
in equal parts
increasing
music
out-and-outer
someone who is excellent at something
so-and-so
a person who is deemed to be despicable or contemptible
cash-and-carry
sold for cash and the customer carries it away (no delivery service)
down-and-out
a person who is destitute
increase
make bigger or more
codlins-and-cream
plant of Europe and Asia having purplish-red flowers and hairy stems and leaves
point-and-shoot camera
a lightweight photographic camera with an autofocus
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