Definition of 'cleanly'
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The sushi had precisely the right proportion of cleanly cut fish to perfectly textured rice. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Everyone wants to win the race and to win it cleanly. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It should come away cleanly at the base. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Not many people can strike it as cleanly as that. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Wood boring bits have a spur to cut the fibres cleanly and a centre point to pull the bit into the wood. Technology Basic Facts (1990)The Croatian failed to connect cleanly with another chance that would have settled matters. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The panel in question appears to have been ripped away cleanly by the passage of the wind over the skin of the aircraft. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It lifts hairs away from the skin before cleanly cutting them, maximising closeness and reducing skin irritation. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Most players still think it is wrong to claim a catch that you know you didn't take cleanly. Times, Sunday Times (2011)If they manage to cleanly catch a six with one hand in the crowd, they can cash in on the prize. Times, Sunday Times (2015)In this instance, technology lies and it ought not to be used to determine whether a catch has been taken cleanly. Times, Sunday Times (2010)That move was intended to split Britain's donation of aid cleanly away from its other foreign policy objectives. Times, Sunday Times (2006)And I don't think he connects cleanly. Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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