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Tooth

Describing paper with rough texture, which makes the paper able to receive ink more easily.
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Labour councillors should be fighting tooth and nail against these vicious and discriminatory cuts that defend the rights of fat cat bankers to take more and more from ordinary, decent people.
"I think they'll be fighting tooth and nail to keep him because he's a hard man to replace," said Cahill.
The wannabe chefs fighting tooth and nail are: Heat 1: Kelvin Macenzie, Donna Air and Tupele Dorgu.