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NAIL, A measure of length, equal to two inches and a quarter. Vide Measure.

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A JEALOUS husband kept his wife and children locked up in their home for TWO YEARS - even nailing down the windows and covering them in foil.
Losing weight may never be easy, but it's easier if you start by nailing down a mathematically-sound plan to guide you.
The closest he comes to nailing down what he means by the term is "mobile ad hoc social networks"--but that would seem to include less-novel phenomena, such as CB radio buddies.