Euphemysm for a torture technique whereby strips of bamboo and jammed under the victim's fingernails. Considered excruciating, the bamboo manicure was a favoured tactic of Pol Pot's Khmer Rouge regime in Cambodia.
"if he doesn't talk in the next five minutes, give him a bamboo manicure"--assailant to underling
by mjjj July 20, 2006
Can you define these popular missing words?