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threshold

(Commencement), noun beginning, inception, onset, outbreak, overture, preamble, prologue, start

threshold

(Entrance), noun door, entrance way, entry, gateway, sill

threshold

(Verge), noun brink, edge
Associated concepts: monetary threshold
See also: boundary, cornerstone, entrance, margin, onset, outline, outset, start
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HIGH PAIN THRESHOLD Fab Flournoy will be back in three weeks.
For Jane, who plays no-nonsense DI Gillian Cramer opposite Nigel Havers in the medical series, has such a high pain threshold that she virtually breezed through the delivery.
The Chelsea skipper has an unusually high pain threshold but it was immediately obvious he was badly hurt.
She added: "Sometimes my leg does bother me when I'm walking but I've got a high pain threshold.
He has an enormously high pain threshold," says a close friend of John.
I've shown that I possess a high pain threshold to win my title and Alan will rise above what the fans are putting him through.
Donna, who watched as firemen freed her daughter, added: "Naomi has an incredibly high pain threshold and did not panic.
The pit bulls were refined to produce a mix of aggression, unrelenting bravery, high pain threshold and a willingness to fight to the death - and were recognised as a separate breed in America in 1898.
Anyone who wants this kind of thing done, however, is going to have to have a lot of patience and a high pain threshold, because it's not going to be easy.
I've got quite a high pain threshold, so it had reached a bad stage," she said.
I feel that people need to know about this because Steph is a well-built, stocky man with a high pain threshold.

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