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The government was criticized for the way it handled the crisis.
Congratulations! You handled that really well.
We felt that the dispute was badly handled.
Detective Dawkin will be handling this case.
Publicity is being handled by an outside agency.
The newer computers can handle massive amounts of data.
The helpline handles 100 calls an hour.
The depot handles over two million tons of freight a week.
Flight attendants are trained to handle difficult passengers.
All chemicals must be handled with care.
Some prisoners complained that they'd been roughly handled.
He denied burglary but admitted handling stolen goods.
She handled the horse very confidently.
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