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Belly

On a ship or airplane, the place underneath the main deck where cargo can be stored. The belly is also called the pits or the holds.
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It was a spectacular bellyflop - extremely sore and made worse by the smirks of other swimmers as I emerged trying not to look in pain.
Shirtless as he soaked up the sun, the 64-year-old seemed amply recovered just two days after whingeing that he was being unfairly blamed for the BHS bellyflop.
The court heard how Mr Cockbill drank a can of Scrumpy Jack cider and two bottles of beer, then changed into borrowed trunks and told his friend's "watch me go" before attempting a "dive or bellyflop" into the paddling pool.
And with the blizzard conditions at the Highland Wildlife Park, near Kingussie, making him feel right at home, Walker finished off with a bellyflop into a pool.
Kuqi did not manage to pull off his famous bellyflop celebration during his time on Tyneside with chances limited in front of goal.
A new push for peace in the Middle East would not be a guaranteed bellyflop into diplomatic disaster.
I like to think I speak for most when I ask all our councillors to stop the blame game and put aside their petty bickering to work together as all elected members should for the good of their electors and for the greater good of the city, before Capital of Culture is no more than a bellyflop.
will return for a second series despite being branded a bellyflop by critics, contestant Omid Djalili has claimed.
Shefki Kuqi is the only striker who can be called to arms, otherwise it's down to tweaking the tactics and we await to see if our 34-year-old late import will be a bellyflop or do a bellyflop (after scoring).
But her private life was taking a bellyflop. Parents split up, mum gets a new man, straight and narrow teenager rebels by having a fumble with a boy down the park and winds up Keith Cheggers.
Fleiss and his film editors are in post, and U execs are mulling when to slot "Quest" in the wake of the big "Cancun" bellyflop. Meanwhile, reality is setting in for trend-happy Tinseltowners: TV reality shows won't always translate to the big screen.
The boat would take off on the top of waves and slam down or bellyflop heavily on the next one.