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We could twitch our ears, prick them up and flatten them down at will.
The remaining part of the slip and knicker is made with firm control fabric which slims and smoothes the thighs and flattens the tummy.
This shows a line from Berwick out into the North Sea which mysteriously flattens out.
However, if the change is not viewed as permanent, long-term rates do not rise as much and the yield curve flattens.
The penetrating breaker roll decurl unit mechanically flattens the incoming web caused by roll set near the core.
When film is rolled, the embossing flattens out, but when the film is unwound, it reappears.