Against the Grain


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Against the Grain

The practice of folding paper or feeding it into a printer in a direction other than the one in which the fibers of the paper run. Going against the grain leads to bulkier material and as such is rarely recommended, especially in marketing.
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But Rex Phillips, Wales organiser for teachers' union NASUWT, said: "The idea of pupils starting school later would seem to go against the grain of raising levels of literacy, numeracy and tackling the adverse impact of poverty on attainment.
Shears asserts that Blake was not trying to simply turn Paradise Lost upside down; nonetheless, Blake's emphasis on Satan's powerful aesthetics focuses on a part of the poem that encourages readers to read against the grain of Milton's intention and thus misread Milton's epic.
of North Carolina-Chapel Hill) collects and updates her "Copyright Question and Answers" columns from the library journal Against the Grain.
Mogel, coeditor of An Atlas of Radical Cartography, presents a new view of this familiar terrain by skillfully remapping it against the grain.
The turkey looks good because the breast is cut into thick slices against the grain.
Glasgow's Defender were on form while Against The Grain from Dumfries proved eyebrow-raising newcomers.
Against the Grain, Crest's third arm, provides a timber waste collection service.
Recently the jury have made some insightful decisions, going against the grain of architectural hero worship to reward the more thoughtful.
We're served up some dross week in, week out on perfect pitches so this is against the grain and great to watch.
Pryce had the bottle to cut against the grain by pointing out that, given the players and money at his disposal, we shouldn't expect anything less from the former Great Britain coach.
It would be awkward, uncomfortable, and goes against the grain of what has been taught in that person's home.