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DEFTDefendant (US judicial system)
DEFTDirect Epifluorescent Filter Technique (bacteria)
DEFTDéfi Fouille de Textes (French: Text Mining Challenge)
DEFTDriven Equilibrium Fourier Transform
DEFTDynamic Error/Free Transmission
DEFTDigital Electronic Film Transfer (Snell & Wilcox video conversion technology)
DEFTDefended Footprint Tool (tactical missile simulation, China Lake)
DEFTDo Every Freaking Thing (polite form)
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"That may be," said the Tinker right sturdily, "but I am more deft than he, for did I not overcome Simon of Ely in a fair bout in the ring at Hertford Town?
Then Robin Hood laughed aloud and quickly took the warrant from out the Tinker's pouch with his deft fingers.
With deft fingers, long accustomed to the silent manipulation of the bars and bolts that guarded other men's property, Condon turned the key and the knob simultaneously.
Professor Maxon stood silently by, watching the loving tenderness that marked each deft, little movement of her strong, brown hands.
His hand was under the coat for but a moment, yet those quick, deft fingers had felt of each coin, and found and discarded the fatal piece.
He was a good workman himself, quick and deft, and it had always been a point of pride with him that no man should do any of his work for him or outwork him.
There might be opportunity for a deft and ripping thrust of paw into the tender, unguarded belly.
they have shown the French at Courtrai and elsewhere that they are as deft in wielding steel as in welding it."
In quick rage he sprang at the man, who met him halfway, grappled him close by the throat, and with a deft twist threw him over on his back.
Often as Dinah had visited Lisbeth during the last eighteen months, she had never slept in the cottage since that night after Thias's death, when, you remember, Lisbeth praised her deft movements and even gave a modified approval to her porridge.
Through its acquisition of Deft Incorporated, PPG extended its portfolio of military coatings to include the Deft product line.