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Flake

Slang; in auto sales, a term for a non-creditworthy customer with a small or no down payment. Flake customers are very high risk for the seller, and likely will not obtain financing.
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In this study the behaviour of Superpave graded bituminous mixes were discussed with flaky and elongated aggregates are describe in Table 1
Some fishermen say if a grouper and snapper were to mate, the result would be a tripletail, which has the sweetness of the snapper and the thick, white, flaky flesh of a grouper.
The new lines are: Beef & Vegetable Pasty, created using tender Beef with Potatoes and Swede in a flaky puff pastry Cheese & Onion Slice--Rich Cheddar Cheese and Onion in a flaky puff pastry Steak Slice.
Bloody gums indicate an acidic stomach, while dry and flaky lips are a fairly obvious sign of dehydration.
The Deluxe Showerwise Filtration System ($89) effectively reduces the minerals and impurities in shower water that are common culprits to less-than-shiny hair, itchy, flaky skin and burning eyes.
The experience: New York and Chicago are facing some stiff--or, rather, flaky and crisp--competition these days as posh parlors continue to pop up all over town, arguably turning San Francisco into the pizza capital of the West.
The Deluxe Showerwise Filtration System ($79) effectively reduces the minerals and impurities in shower water that are common culprits to less-than-shiny hair, itchy, flaky skin and burning eyes.
While the farm-raised whitefish remains just as popular there today as in the distant past, its mild-tasting, flaky fillets have become increasingly menued by chefs in North America and Europe during recent years.
Aunt Trudy's makes frozen vegan sandwiches and desserts that offer both the taste of a flaky fillo crust and the ease and convenience of microwave preparation.
Like their larger counterparts, the convenient, easy-to-use frozen shells rise into light, flaky pastries ready for filling, but their new size makes them an ideal base for appetizers and bite-size desserts, according to the Norwalk, Conn.-based company, which is offering over 50 new recipes using the product on www.puffpastry.com.
I have odd flaky stuff all over my scalp, kind of like dandruff.
They try out Thor, a flaky, hard-drinking athlete, and Tim, a uncoordinated new boy in town, before finally taking on Rachel, a talented player whose assertiveness frightens the wits out of them.