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  1. crunchingnoun

    the act of making a crunch noise.

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  1. Crunching

    of Crunch

Editors Contribution

  1. crunching

    Repetitive exercise meant to flatten stomach muscles usually by hooked hands behind the head while with a forced motion making yourself sit up. Placing the front of feet under a still and weighted object, ie: couch, helps keep the position

    My physical trainer had me do several crunches daily to help my stomach mus

    Etymology: Exercise for muscles in the stomach. Stomach excercise.

    Submitted by Femmesusan on April 16, 2022  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of crunching in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of crunching in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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  1. Richard Craig:

    Which could explain why people can stare at these videos of tapping and crunching for an hour or more at a time.

  2. Molly White:

    We’re assessing and crunching the numbers on what these recent storms could do for the allocation, at this point, we’re still below average in Oroville, although we’re gaining and it’s great to see that deficit gap slowly close.

  3. Jeff Bock:

    With the uncertainty that lies ahead, studios are no doubt running alternative scenarios, crunching numbers and ultimately weighing the possibility of more films going to on-demand, the pandemic will likely only streamline which films fit into that pipeline more and more going forward.

  4. Todd Landen:

    It's mass care. They're just shuffling us out and crunching numbers, I think, the real struggle is what insurance do I use. I'm 100% disabled, the VA is supposed to take care of my medical bills, but I have to go to a hospital 100 miles away.

  5. Lindsay Zanno:

    With a lethal combination of bone-crunching bite forces, stereoscopic vision, rapid growth rates, and colossal size, tyrant dinosaurs reigned uncontested for 15 million years leading up to the end-Cretaceous extinction -- but it wasn't always that way, when and how quickly tyrannosaurs went from wallflower to prom king has been vexing paleontologists for a long time. The only way to attack this problem was to get out there and find more data on these rare animals.

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