Recent Examples of shaving from the Web
Last year, a study showed that altering your pubes, whether by waxing or shaving, could increase your risk of getting an STD by 80%.
Long applied shaving cream to the windshield and then wiped it off.
Drizzle the olive oil over the arugula, sprinkle the toast with the remaining bacon and a few more Parmigiano-Reggiano shavings.
Equally thin, raw shavings of asparagus rested atop the avocado, pickled serranos and a bright green goddess dressing completing the dish.
Parchment eraser shavings also yield DNA that can trace specific breeds and their use over time.
Sprinkle the chocolate shavings between top two layers.
The cake was in the shape of a small mammal, resting on a bed of artificially green coconut shavings, its body frosted vanilla white and its floppy ears studded with Smarties.
A heavier meat might overwhelm the rest, but the spicy chicken boudin plays nicely with the tangy, savory gravy, the still mostly liquid egg and lively okra shavings.
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