handling

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loss of the ability to recognize objects by handling them astereognosis , tactile agnosia
metal that is cast in the shape of a block for convenient handling block of metal , ingot , metal bar
skill in handling boats boatmanship
any of various more-or-less horizontal spars or poles used to extend the foot of a sail or for handling cargo or in mooring boom
stout lever with a sharp spike; used for handling logs cant dog , peavey , peavy
peavey having a hook instead of a spike; used for handling logs cant hook
rate at which circuits or other devices operate when handling digital information data rate
highly infectious disease of rodents (especially rabbits and squirrels) and sometimes transmitted to humans by ticks or flies or by handling infected animals deer fly fever , rabbit fever , tularaemia , tularemia , yatobyo
subtly skillful handling of a situation delicacy , diplomacy , discreetness , finesse
handling of international relations diplomacy
cart that can be tilted to empty contents without handling dumpcart
truck whose contents can be emptied without handling; the front end of the platform can be pneumatically raised so that the load is discharged by gravity dumper , dump truck , tipper , tipper lorry , tipper truck , tip truck
sexual arousal or gratification resulting from handling a fetish (or a specific part of the body other than the sexual organs) fetichism , fetishism
(baseball) handling the ball while playing in the field fielding
skillful handling finesse
skillful handling of situation finesse
cost of handling (especially the cost of packaging and mailing an order) handling charge , handling cost
skill in handling and riding horses horsemanship
handling an operation that involves providing labor and materials be supplied as needed logistics
(military) a prescribed drill in handling a rifle manual , manual of arms
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