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Snake

Arrangement established in 1972, that ties European currencies to each other within specified limits.
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My older brother Salman was fishing on one of the Muharraq bridges when the fishing wire wrapped around his hand and the current pulled him in," he said.
Zelvys had set up a zip-line using magnets and a fishing wire to slip goods through holes burned in a perspex cell window.
The whale had lacerations and blood on it and was found along with some fishing wire, suggesting its death may have been caused by getting tangled up in the wire.
I connected the legs with fishing wire and then made loops to go around the wrists so when my son George lifted his hands the legs moved
A SEAGULL was rescued by a fire crew after getting caught in a fishing wire.
The vessel broke down after a large fishing wire got wrapped around its propeller.
His strings are attached to his head and shoulders and are made of nylon fishing wire.
Or take Bamburg's Untitled Variable, 2007, a jerry-rigged marriage of fishing wire and ceiling fans that whirl at different speeds, sweeping detritus--here a Band-Aid, there a cricket--dangling from their nearly invisible filaments, into a quietly intense vortex that cannot but echo the iconography of Keyser's dangling scientist.
He handbuilt his first guitar whilst at high school from a discarded cooking oil can, using fishing wire for strings.
Next time you're up a tree, take fishing wire and suspend one of these things as high up as you dare.
It also needs divers who can clear fishing wire and other underwater debris.