Definition of 'by hand'
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Is it harvested by hand or machine? Times, Sunday Times (2009)One source claimed staff were having to check them by hand as a machine had gone on the blink. The Sun (2011)With a pasta machine or by hand, roll the dough out to the desired thickness. The Sun (2014)I sewed by hand and by machine. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Normally he could hear the timbers behind them being put into place by hand, pushed quietly against the clay. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Up to three-quarters of halal poultry and a small amount of beef and lamb is not blessed and killed by hand but by machine, researchers found. The Sun (2010)
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