needle englannista suomeksi
A needle-like leaf found on some conifers.
1892, H. Lindo Ferguson, "Operation on Microphthamlmic Eyes", ''Ophthalmic Review'', volume 11, page 48
- (..)the eyes were once more beginning to show the old nystagmus; so I decided to needle the cataracts, and on Jan. 31 I needled the right eye.
2000, Felix Mann, ''Reinventing Acupuncture'', page 109
- Possibly the greatest effect is achieved in the hand by needling the thumb, the index finger and the region of the 1st and 2nd metacarpal.
''Billy needled his sister incessantly about her pimples.''
1984, Leopold Caligor, Philip M. Bromberg, & James D. Meltzer, ''Clinical Perspectives on the Supervision of Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy'', page 14
- FRED: Well, I teased her to some extent, or I needled her, not teased her. I needled her about—first I said that she didn't want to work, and then I think that there were a couple of comments.
2015 Carl Gleba, "Megaverse in Flames", ''Rifts World Book 35''
- To needle Lady Leviathan, Hel has convinced her husband to agree to the heartful offer.
To form, or be formed, in the shape of a needle.
''to needle crystals''