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Winnow for any reason elicits screams, cries, and pleas to let her die.
com/locator) winnows the results to six people--nationwide.
Winnowing forks are mentioned several times in the Bible, usually in the context of God separating the good people from the bad, as in Jeremiah 15:7, which reads: "I will winnow them with a winnowing fork at the city gates of the land.
Panelists will likely conduct public interviews over the coming weeks and winnow the pool of hopefuls to a small group, from which council members will pluck an appointee to serve out Smyth's term through April 2008.
Using a market-driven validation and prioritization process, we winnow down ideas to the ones with the highest potential impact.
As this is being written, Cox is still on a short list of active candidates, but there has been little word on how quickly the administration might move or just what criteria is being used to winnow the field.
Of course, there again, to get those few good choreographers you may have to winnow them out from under an awful lot, indeed a positively deplorable lot, of bad choreographers.
However, the point of exams is partly to ensure everyone reaches an acceptable standard of education and partly to winnow out those who can achieve so much more.
Parents and students use the Internet together and independently to build a short list of schools and winnow out top contenders.
Competition for scarce resources does not necessarily winnow out redundant species, they find, and diversity need not hinge on specialization.