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Cartwheel

A nickname of a silver U.S. dollar coin. The term is most common in numismatics. It derives its name from the reflection of an unblemished coin for collectors, which is said to look like the spokes of a wagon wheel.
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While Facebook has worked on the project, Cartwheel is owned by Target.
Target has continued to update Cartwheel since the app's May 2013 launch, including a recent pilot that permits users to redeem coupons online.
'He's a top player but I don't do the cartwheels - I'm my own man and I want to get my head down and have a good crack at the Championship.
We try a down-hill cartwheel on some slopey ramp thing.
"Handstands and cartwheels make people happy," said Boettcher, who has taught fellow WHOI graduate students and postdoctoral researchers her relaxation methods--even on geology field trips to volcanoes.
"Working with Duane Reade in this effort has been very exciting," notes Cartwheel president Larry Aronson.
Korda celebrates victory with a cartwheel across the court
The Cartwheel's two tiny neighboring galaxies, just 1 1/2 arcminutes to its northeast, were visible in the same field of view.
To analyze Nadia's cartwheel, Kathy and Nadia start by tracking the positions of Nadia's left hand.
However, unlike the consumerism movement in the United States (Cartwheel & Van Boskirk, 1988; Hahn, 1987; Kilbury, Benshoff & Rubin, 1992; Nosek, 1993; Rubin & Millard, 1991; Rubin & Roessler, 1983), where the goal has been empowering people with disabilities to act on their own behalf versus having someone act on their behalf, persons in India who have disabling conditions are often viewed as incapable of providing for themselves or functioning independently.
That's how astronomers believe the Cartwheel, a striking, ring-shaped galaxy complete with spokes and a brilliant, bulls-eye core, got its shape (SN: 4/18/92, p.248).
The book's protagonist, Vera Cartwheel, rejects her mother's opium-induced vagueness and searches for her long-lost nursemaid, Miss MacIntosh, who represents common sense and reality.