The cuff on her arm was black and heavy.
The cuff around Jenn's arm kept her from escaping as well.
She couldn't respond, not with the cuff on her arm.
The cuff didn't move.
The cuff fell away, and magic flooded her.
But the little girl gave the angry kitten such a severe cuff that it jumped down again without daring to scratch.
"She's not going to win with that cuff on," Xander observed.
He entered Jenn's mind, aware she couldn't talk to him with the cuff otherwise.
The cuff was warm against her skin and she tugged at it, seeking some way to free herself.
The cuff around her arm warded them off, and they flowed around her instead of through her.
Her fingers swept over the cuff, and anger swirled through her again.
The village has woollen mills, knitting mills, stereoscope, box, and collar and cuff factories and machine shops.
The position was maintained in a specially designed splint, plus a pressure biofeedback cuff to maintain a set shoulder depression.
calcific tendonitis refers to a build-up of calcium in the rotator cuff (calcific deposit ).
Monitor is supplied with the Omron Medium Cuff which fits 22 - 32cm arm circumference.
The cuff is anatomically designed to completely fit the elbow providing maximum cryotherapy.
cuff around the ear ' do not adequately express what I actually mean.
cuff tears are well seen with ultrasound.
cuff sleeves and little hats.
cuff muscles over time.
cuff link at the crime scene.
Tailored fit with an elasticated cuff at the bottom.
The gloves are a close fit with a knitted cuff for a close fit around your wrists.
The tendons of the rotator cuff are prone to this.
In the older patient, arthroscopic debridement of the rotator cuff is very effective at relieving pain.
debridement of the rotator cuff is very effective at relieving pain.
fixings at the back of the neck and on each cuff.
interposition vein cuff (Miller cuff) may be used to augment the distal anastomosis of a prosthetic infrainguinal bypass.
Jermyn Shirts Jermyn Shirts offers a range of high quality Men's Shirts, designer silk neckties and hand made cuff links.
Section 4: Cuff Pressure Less than Diastolic Pressure At pressures below diastolic, the cuff does not occlude the artery.
Knit 19 rows and latch up in 1x1 ribbing for a cuff.
If you have a torn rotator cuff tendon it may need surgery, tho not always.
If arthritis has damaged the rotator cuff you will probably not get full movement back.
partial rotator cuff tears can also been depicted, although the accuracy is lower than for complete tears.
complete rotator cuff tears are well seen with ultrasound.
If a rotator cuff tear is confirmed an arthroscopic rotator cuff repair is often required.
rotator cuff are prone to this.
rotator cuff injury (ultrasonography) Available from: http;//www. emedicine.com/radio/topic889.htm [Accessed 9/10/2003] .
The results of only three studies investigating rotator cuff tendinitis could be pooled.
Pain or weakness on outward or inward rotation of the arm may indicate a tear in a rotator cuff tendon.
The inner cuff system certainly keeps the wind out but it is not fully watertight.
parurae, grammata, aurifrisia, &c.), were usually four in number, one being sewn on the back and another on the front of the vestment just above the lower hem, and one on each cuff.
Partial rotator cuff tears can also been depicted, although the accuracy is lower than for complete tears.
Hide G (2003): Shoulder, rotator cuff injury (ultrasonography) Available from: http;//www. emedicine.com/radio/topic889.htm [Accessed 9/10/2003 ].
Bring the cuff of the sock across the tape.
When you reach the heel, flip the open cuff of the sock over the rolled part, forming a rosebud.
Similarly for the cuffs, the basic options are with button-down cuffs with fixed buttons and cuffs with a slit for cuff links.
Do not wear cuff links unless you are also wearing a jacket.
Look carefully at the joints of the collar with the torso, the arms with the torso and the button hemline and the cuff joints.
Checking your blood pressure at home with a blood pressure cuff and keeping a log of your blood pressure readings is also useful.
Double canting: These adjustments align the cuffs to the lower leg and ensures zero transmission loss between the cuff and the shell.
Double dismantle canting: This feature offer better adaptation and allows a bootfitter to work more easily on the cuff.
Dismantlable flex rivet: Two rivets lock the cuff to give the boot more rigidity.
Roomy Poncho Tops - These tops are of a lightweight material and have sleeves that connect from the cuff down to the waist band.
You can even wear bracelets on your upper arm, such as a gold cuff bracelet.
Try a copper bracelet cuff or make your own.
Wedding vows are never a speech to be made off the cuff.
Sometimes, they'll feature a ruffled or lacy cuff.
It is fully insulated and has a "small to tall" grow cuff that lengthens the jacket, allowing it to be worn a few years.
Jeans turned up at the cuff: A simple pair of elastic waist blue jeans, a nautical tee shirt and striped socks with deck shoes creates a unique look.
To allow the socks to show, turn the jeans up a bit at the cuff.
They are made of cotton and have a little heart button on the ruffled cuff.
They have a rolled cuff and contrasting embroidery, along with a Lurex-stitched belt.
Cuff style bangle bracelets that are open on one side.
Badali Jewelry Specialties, Inc.: Linked claddaghs and bangle cuff designs.
Pendants, brooches, cuff links, anklets, and earrings are also available, integrating the symbolism of the claddagh into anyone's jewelry preferences.
Anklets, bracelets, and earrings are all general and suitable as gifts among friends, while cuff links and other jewelry gifts for men are usually considered intimate and should be reserved for deeper relationships.
You can pick up a pair of earrings for yourself and a set of cuff links for that special guy.
Native design beaded cuff bracelets are fun, colorful accessories for a look that's definitely out of the ordinary.
What differentiates a cuff bracelet from any other bracelet?
A cuff bracelet is a type of bracelet that is especially wide, like the cuff of a shirt, and stiff.
For those who don't live in the southwest and have no plans to travel there in the near future, the internet is the best bet for obtaining native design beaded cuff bracelets.
The set includes Alice's popular choker as well as Edwin's distinctive wrist cuff.
Rings, bracelets, charms, earrings, anklets, cuff links, and belly rings are all available with a palm tree motif.
William Shakespeare Cuff bracelet has the following message engraved in the sterling silver: We are such stuff as dreams are made on.
Here, you'll find luxury items like Valentino leather cuff bracelets featuring flowers.
Hair should be more coifed with the traditional business look, and accessories such as stainless steel watches or cuff links can add an extra boost of formality.
These professionals helped their customers select colors and fabrics that worked best for them and then chose accessories - ties, cuff links, socks, handkerchiefs - that matched and set off the shirts and suits.
Indochino Shirts: Clients can choose the cuff and collar style details during their measuring process.
It has three buttons, a notched collar, four buttons at the cuff and a single back vent.
For example, why not try a sophisticated pair of cuff links or a belt that matches your shoes?
For a more professional look, don a pair of below-the-knee shorts, with a cuff, and a button down shirt with fabulous accessories, such as bold jewelry or a stylish belt.
This beautiful, double-breasted style has a notched collar, adjustable buckles at each cuff and a detachable belt.
Available in sizes 18 to 26, this dress features a flat white collar and white cuff.
However, for a different look, consider drawstring hems or even rolling up the bottoms to form a cuff.
Push the button cuff sleeves up to show a little skin to create an elongating look to the arms and upper torso and choose from bleached, vintage rinse or white.
Measure your height from shoulder to ankle, as well as arm length from shoulder to cuff.
Avoid cuffs, which shorten and widen your legs at the point where the cuff hits.
The jeans come with a pre-rolled cuff and are meant to be worn short.
If you plan to wear a cuff on your shorts, add about three inches to the length.
They may or may not have a chest or back patch pocket, but they typically have long sleeves, a cuff that can be rolled, and contrast trim.
MRI scans indicate how much of the diseased limb must be removed, and surgery is planned to create a cuff, formed of muscles and skin, around the amputated bone.
Following surgery, an artificial (prosthetic) leg is fitted over the cuff.
A cloth-covered rubber cuff is wrapped around the upper arm and inflated.
When the cuff is inflated, an artery in the arm is squeezed to momentarily stop the flow of blood.
Then, the air is let out of the cuff while a stethoscope placed over the artery is used to detect the sound of the blood spurting back through the artery.
The arm cuff used to measure blood pressure in children must be appropriate to the child's size, or the reading may be inaccurate.
You don't want to write one off the cuff as you apply for each job online.
Choose plain cuff bracelets if you want to accessorize your swimsuits without worrying about losing your jewelry on the beach.
Although petite women are often warned away from cuffed trousers, when the cuff is the same color as the slacks, the look can work.
Roll up the sleeves of your layered t-shirts, and definitely, 'French' roll or cuff all your jeans to get the pegged jeans look.
A slender gold chain or a cuff bracelet are enough to finish off your look nicely.
Pair this with small hoop earrings in sterling silver and a silver cuff bracelet to match.
If you choose slim-fitting long sleeves, consider a wide cuff bracelet on top.
You can also get replicas of her Cullen Crest ring and turquoise cuff, both seen in New Moon.
It is a double-breasted peacoat with a large collar, epaulettes, full cuff straps, leather waist tabs and side pockets.
It also directs you to the Twilight store on Amazon where you can buy a replica of the leather wrist cuff Edward wears, sporting the Cullen Crest.
Dark brown Captain Jack boots in synthetic leather feature a strap around the ankle and foot with a brass buckle, and another buckle on the cuff.
Romantic adventures, which are traditional, are that way because couples enjoy them and find them natural.But when couples, married or not, are strapped for time, cash and ideas, it may be time to get a little creative and off the cuff.
Diamonds can also be used in cuff links, watches, tie clips and other masculine pieces.
A wide range of stylish cuff links are available in either simple, classic designs or more noticeable colored styles to add sophistication to any ensemble.
A wide range of men's jewelry is also available, including a selection of diamond rings, wedding rings, necklaces, and cuff links, including a set of whimsical father-of-the-bride cuff links.
Exclusive Collections: A variety of earrings, bracelets, and necklaces are available in a wide range of styles, including figural pieces, right hand rings, pendants, cuff links, and more.
For Him: Watches, cuff links, money clips, table clocks, and even men's rings are all superb tokens to present the groom-to-be.
In addition to stunning engagement rings, Daniel K offers a range of other diamond jewelry, including necklaces, pendants, drop and diamond stud earrings, diamond tennis bracelets, and cuff links.
No writer, poet or otherwise, has ever started his or her career off the cuff.
That said, Virgos are often quite careful with their words; it is rare for this man to say anything off the cuff.
The Sundance boot comes with shearling wool spilling over the tops to create a bold cuff.
The plush fleece lining peeks out at the cuff and down the side of the boots where they open.
The thick fleece lining gently spills over the boot cuff to add a touch of daring to these classy boots.
Kitty: This style features pale pink and soft gray, and has a fuzzy sheepskin cuff at the top.
It features buckle detailing and has a cute cuff.
Faux Fur Witty Boot: This pair of suede boots feature a faux fur cuff that can be worn up or down.
Langley Cuff Boot with Buckle Detail: These will look especially great with your skinny jeans because they have a lot going on.
There's about a two-and-a-half inch round heel, suede and leather upper, a 13-and-a-half inch height, and a hint of visible shearling around the top cuff.
Choose from winter styles like the Oklahoma with its suede outer and fake fur cuff or dressier ankle boots like the flora with its spool heel and inside zip.
It features a sturdy cuff with straps that wrap multiple times around the ankle.
The faux fur cuff even folds over, changing the entire look in a matter of seconds.
You may also choose to fold it over only slightly, to create a furry cuff.
Additionally, look for seam-sealed boots that further block moisture, and for drawstrings around the cuff to ensure the boot stays snug to the child's leg.
A unique ankle boot complete with a cuff is the Velvet by Gucci.
This boot has a tapered toe and a cuff that folds over.
In addition to being plain old warm, these also offer women a little variety: pull the fur cuff up and it transforms into an over-the-knee boot, or fold it down for a shorter look that shows off the fur.
Eli Shearling Cuff Bootie: You won't be able to walk in a winter wonderland in these nearly four-inch heels, but you'll definitely steal the spotlight everywhere else!
Available in camel suede and black vintage suede colors, these boots feature a wide shearling cuff in either zebra or cheetah prints.
Not for the timid, these boots are made to show off, so pair them with skinny jeans so that the cuff really shines!
Duscha Shearling Cuff Knee High Boot: If you prefer a taller boot, consider Duscha.
Though the boot appears quite weather-beaten and rough-and-tumble on its leather bottom, it exudes plenty of sauciness up above thanks to its wide animal-print cuff.
This standout boot is made from black croc-embossed leather and topped with a black shearling cuff.
Cuff-Down Boots: another version is the cuff-down boot which simply has a permanent cuff on the top that reveals the lining inside.
Ankle cuff sandals combine the casual comfort of a sandal with the potential for embellishments you can find on a pair of ankle boots.
You can wear them with a wide variety of outfits thanks to the endless number of ankle cuff styles available.
While many ankle cuff styles are simple leather or suede flat sandals with a loop for one toe or a strap across the top of the foot, you will find wedges, heels, and clogs from all sorts of materials in any color imaginable.
The cuff can be one thick strap or several small ones and in some cases will drape slightly over the top of the foot, as seen in the Colin Stewart Studded Ankle-cuff Flat Sandal.
Some styles of ankle cuff sandals resemble gladiator sandals.
The shoes would stand out on their own before any embellishments, but designers of ankle cuff sandals often take advantage of the available space the cuff provides.
You'll often find grommets, studs, beading, buckles, and other embellishments that help ankle cuff sandals steal the spotlight.
During the spring and summer months, it shouldn't be difficult at all to find dozens of styles of ankle cuff sandals.
American Eagle: If you love the juxtaposition of a rugged look on a delicate shoe, you'll like the leather cuff styles on this site.
Here, you'll find a suede hooded ankle cuff style that's available in black and gray.
You won't want to pair these shoes with jeans or slacks unless they're rolled up since the cuff is the focal point of the sandal; make sure the cuff of the shoe is tight when you wear them this way.
If your legs aren't as long as you'd like and you're concerned that wearing ankle cuff sandals will make your legs look shorter, choose a pair with a thin strap instead of a bulky one.
Choose to wear a simple shirt and skirt or pants, then strap on a pair of ankle cuff sandals that feature studs, intricate leather detailing, buckles, or just a stunning color or pattern.
Decide how you hope to style a pair of ankle cuff shoes so that you can narrow down the styles you want to look at.
One of the hottest trends this year is cuff bangle watch bands.
Cuff bangle watch bands come in a huge variety that seems to grow with each passing year.
According to Miriam Webster online, the most common definition of the word "cuff" is "something (as a part of a sleeve or glove) encircling the wrist".
These two words together define cuff bangle watch bands perfectly.
A cuff bangle watchband encircles the wrist just like a bracelet and often has additional baubles or adornment of some sort.
Leather cuff watches have also become popular with both men and women, although probably more so with men.
Leather cuff watch bands are usually wider than a normal watch band and range from about 1 ½ to 3 inches wide.
The popularity of this style seems to be increasing as more celebrities are seen wearing the cuff watch bands.
There are many different manufacturers and styles for the cuff watches and they are currently quite easy to locate at both brick and mortar and online retailers.
Whatever style suits you best -- whether flirty and casual or stark and sporty -- you are certain to find the perfect cuff watch band with all the variety currently available.
The exquisite glass beadwork out of Venice, Italy makes a debut in Murano Cuff Watches.
Cuff watches are similar to a bracelet in the way the watch is worn on the wrist.
Murano cuff watches are comfortable, fit many different size wrists, are often adjustable and are versatile enough to wear with casual or more formal clothing.
If not, one of these Murano cuff watches can bring a little bit of Italy to you.
Most watches can be fitted with alternative or replacement watch bands, including children's watches, cuff watches and braille watches.
Cuff watch bracelets are similar in style to cuff bracelets.
The cuff bracelet is designed to fit snugly on the wrist and will not slide around.
A good example of a cuff bracelet is a Murano cuff watch.
Your rotator cuff muscles, at the top of your shoulders, are small and it can be difficult to target these muscles.
The good news is that there are exercises that focus on strengthening the rotator cuff, which will help you excel in your total body workout.
Why do you need a specific set of rotator cuff exercises?
If you're lucky, sure, you may get away with training hard and never have rotator cuff problems.
The rotator cuff is a collective name for four small but important muscles you may never have heard of.
In either case, the tiny rotator cuff muscles simply can't keep up.
The good news are you can pre-empt most of these issues by building rotator cuff strength ahead of time.
Of course, there are many other rotator cuff exercises, but these are among the safest out there.
Anyone who has ever suffered from a torn rotator cuff understands the importance of rotator cuff injury exercises.
In fact, if you have a tendency toward shoulder instability, you might even consider performing rotator cuff injury exercises as a preventative measure.
In order to select the best rotator cuff injury exercises, become familiar with the muscles that comprise the area.
The tendons of the rotator cuff team up to form a five-layer band.
A rotator cuff injury can involve one or more of the four muscles in the shoulder.
A fall: Landing in the wrong position from a fall may cause a torn rotator cuff.
An overuse injury: Consistently using the same muscle group in the same range of motion may result on a rotator cuff injury.
Rolling over in bed: This may sound odd; but if the shoulder area is unstable, even the slightest movement in the wrong direction can cause a rotator cuff injury.
Although the following rotator cuff exercises are proven effective, check with your doctor or physical therapist prior to performing any of them.
Maintaining a balance between the muscles of the front and back of the body is crucial to preventing rotator cuff injuries.
The rotator cuff is a group of four muscles that provide stability to the shoulder and participate in shoulder rotation.
Rotator cuff stretches are an important part of your exercise routine.
Stretching the muscles and tendons of your rotator cuff can help to prevent injury and increase flexibility of your shoulder girdle.
Learning specific rotator cuff stretches can help to keep you injury free and moving freely.
Rotator cuff is the name for a group of muscles and tendons that stabilize your shoulder.
Improperly stretched rotator cuff muscles can become stiff and prone to injuries.
Anyone who uses the shoulder for repetitive actions such as swinging a tennis racket, throwing a ball or even lifting a weight may be prone to rotator cuff tears, which is a tearing of the tendons in the rotator cuff.
Stretching the rotator cuff is an effective way to help prevent this type of injury.
You should stretch your rotator cuff twice during your workout.
First, stretches for rotator cuff should be performed after a brief warm up period, such as using your shoulders to lift very light weights.
You should also stretch your rotator cuff after a workout.
There are a few rules for stretching that apply to every muscle group - not just your rotator cuff.
This stretch is a simple one that stretches all of the muscles of the shoulder girdle - not just the rotator cuff.
Stretching your rotator cuff isn't difficult and it only takes a few moments before and after your workout, but doing it can make a world of difference.
Alternatively, you could have a cuff or the inside tag embroidered.
As those who experienced it will say, this and attention to trouser length prevented men from the embarrassing experience of crossing their legs and having skin show between the cuff and sock top.
Women's Velvety Velour Robe: This velvety soft zip-front robe features a rounded collar, front slit for ease of movement, and embroidered collar and cuff embellishments.
Situations may be set up to instigate those reactions, but they are essentially "off the cuff."
It contains one bottle of All A-Bordeaux the Sled! nail polish, one bottle of Holiday Glow nail polish and a free silver cuff.
The sexy silver cuff adds the perfect finishing touch to a dressy evening outfit.
It contains one bottle of Sapphire in the Snow nail polish, one bottle of Merry Midnight nail polish and a silver wrist cuff.
There's nothing quite as perfect as the combination of silver and purple, so this cuff is the perfect addition to the set.
It contains one bottle of Ginger Bells nail polish, one bottle of Shim-mery Chic nail polish and a gold wrist cuff.
The gold cuff complements both hues beautifully.
Formal dress uniforms add a white waistcoat that has gold buttons and mother of pearl studs and cuff links for men, and gold ones for the women.
No snag cuff closure - In the past, Marines complained that buttons used to secure the cuffs on their sleeve caught on things such as camouflage netting.
The new cuff design is a "no snag" closure with one button and three button holes.
Six badges can be worn at one time on the right sleeve above the cuff.
To do so, create a row of two starting at three inches above the bottom edge of the shirt sleeve cuff.
More tears rose, and she tugged at her hands, furious he'd even thought to cuff her!
Black smoke swirled in his other hand, molding into a cuff.
It sucked her magic out of her, storing it in the black cuff.
"Which would explain this," Darian said and pushed up her sleeve to show the black cuff.
She held up her arm to reveal the black cuff.
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