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a.1.(Her.) Cut off smoothly, as distinguished from erased; - used especially for the head or limb of an animal. See Erased.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Albert, who is also asthmatic, said he was even struggling to breathe couped up in his home.
A Gavin Whyte brace, couped with a stunning Paul Heatley goal and David Cushley's brilliant strike from distance brought the points back to North Belfast.
Rocky described being couped up in a freezing train en route to hard labour in Siberia in 1939, and working on building a railway.
It has the octa-core Snapdragon 652 processor (earlier called the 620) with quad-core 1.8GHz and a quad-core 1.2GHz CPUs couped with Adreno 510 GPU.
Use other amenities inside the center starting from (from left) massage treatments, in-house movie entertainment couped in one of the La-Z boys, or shape up at the gym operated by Life Fitness.
Unlike in other countries where three-wheelers have no doors, here they seem like a mini-car and you are bolted in as soon as you enter, giving the feeling of being couped up in a cage.
She'd been couped up in there all day, sweating up a storm, ever since we d gotten home from church.
Commuters who buy a ticket should expect to get their money's worth - they should not be forced to be couped up like cattle at the risk of their safety and then be made to be late for work.