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  • But in addition to the greater cost of steel founding as compared with rolling there are two facts which limit the use of steel castings: (1) they are not so good as rolled products, because the kneading which the metal undergoes in rolling improves its quality, and closes up its cavities; and (2) it would be extremely difficult and in most cases impracticable to cast the metal directly into any of the forms in which the great bulk of the steel of commerce is needed, such as rails, plates, beams, angles, rods, bars, and wire, because the metal would become so cool as to solidify before running far in such thin sections, and because even the short pieces which could thus be made would pucker or warp on account of their aeolotachic contraction.
  • A little pucker uses just two muscles around the lips.
  • But when it came to a really pucker business or even marketing strategy that's where the really big area of weakness showed up.
  • DNA looks fine and you cannot really distinguish sugar puckers.
  • Some of the joints were dry, all looked slightly puckered on top ( not how it looks when too cold ).

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