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Tooth

Describing paper with rough texture, which makes the paper able to receive ink more easily.
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The wannabe chefs fighting tooth and nail are: Heat 1: Kelvin Macenzie, Donna Air and Tupele Dorgu.
Alex Panayotti, 52, is fighting tooth and nail to keep his pet birds Rooster and Gobi for his disabled 13-year-old daughter.
They fought tooth and nail against establishing an Assembly and now are fighting tooth and nail to get every penny the can out of it
The traders of the town are already fighting tooth and nail to prevent a Walmart, alias Asda, development.