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Smashing Plates - Greece Travel - About.com
What's the meaning of smashing plates in Greece - and just how much is it likely to cost the unsuspecting tourist?
http://gogreece.about.com/cs/folkloreevents/a/smashingplates.htm
What Does the Word "Opa" Mean Exactly?
Because of this, you may also hear it during the now rare breaking of plates in Greek restaurants and nightclubs as a sound of praise for the singers, dancers, ...
http://gogreece.about.com/od/Glossary-of-Greek-Terms/g/Opa-what-does-opa-mean.htm
Kefi - The Spirit of Greece - Greece Travel - About.com
The custom of smashing plates is considered an expression of kefi, when the soul and body are overwhelmed with an exuberance that must find an outlet.
http://gogreece.about.com/cs/glossary/g/kefi.htm
Hand Fractures - Orthopedics - About.com
In some unusual types of hand fractures further treatment may be necessary. In knees cases, metal screws with either a plate or an external fixator can be used ...
http://orthopedics.about.com/od/handwristfractures/a/hand.htm
How NOT to Greek Dance - Greece Travel - About.com
Just remember, the original meaning of "Opa!" comes from a cry recognizing the smashing of plates, which is sometimes a feature of Greek celebrations. "Opa!
http://gogreece.about.com/od/concertseventsfestivals/ss/How-NOT-to-Greek-Dance.htm
Mexican Cooking Equipment - Glossary - Mexican Food - About.com
... is used to smash the item against the sides of the bowl in a circular motion to ... It consists of two large round plates or blocks of wood that you place a ball of ...
http://mexicanfood.about.com/od/faqandglossaries/a/equipment.htm
my dad threw me out - Calorie Count
When we came back home and my mom wasn't there, my dad flipped out started screaming and began smashing plates one and a time on the ...
http://caloriecount.about.com/forums/the-lounge/dad-threw
'A Streetcar Named Desire' - Summary and Study Guide
He responds to her criticism by breaking his plate and shoving the silverware to the floor. More than ever, tensions are running high in this crowded apartment.
http://plays.about.com/od/streetcarinfo/a/A-Streetcar-Named-Desire-Scene-Eight-Plot-Summary-And-Study-Guide.htm
"But I barely eat..." - Really? - Page 1 - Calorie Count
Not cake, not candy. Don't just assume people are smashing down plates piled high with crap every day, some eat reasonably, just too much.
http://caloriecount.about.com/forums/weight-loss/barely-eat/page/1
Calcaneus Fracture - Broken Heel Bone - Orthopedics - About.com
Surgical treatment of calcaneus fractures usually involves making an incision over the outside of the foot, and placing a metal plate and screws into the broken  ...
http://orthopedics.about.com/od/footanklefractures/a/calcaneus.htm
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