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Hand

A unit of length equivalent to four inches. It is used in the sale and use of horses.
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If judges want to hand down lesser sentences, they should have the moral courage to do so openly and not pretend that their sentencing is draconian.
Water rage: 'Left hand down a bit, no, right hand down, no, full ahead, I mean full astern.
So I'm going to tell your readers how to get out of penalty points, with the kind permission of those who make and hand down our powers.
So I had my hand down here at nay side, my pillow was nearby and I kept a gun under it.
Step 1: Squat down - only as low as you can control - and reach the opposite hand down to your toe.