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crush

Vet science a construction designed to confine and limit the movement of an animal, esp a large or dangerous animal, for examination or to perform a procedure on it

crush

[krəsh]
(metallurgy)
Casting defect caused by damage to the mold before pouring the metal.
(mining engineering)
A general settlement of the strata above a coal mine due to failure of pillars; generally accompanied by numerous local falls of roof in mine workings.
To reduce ore or quartz by stamps, crushers, or rolls.
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However, physical mistreatments and violence on its part aggravated devaluation by providing evidence of the crushability, reducibility and eradicablity of the enemy.
For this purpose, laboratory tests were performed on samples of shale rock from central Jordan, in order to determine its physical and mechanical properties, crushability included.
Kahraman and Toroman [5] derived an equation to estimate LA abrasion loss from crushability index.
14 (stating that "[i]nclusion of language regarding reduced crushability in the labeling could be misleading and result in health care practitioners or patients thinking that [Reformulated Opana] is safer than [Original Opana]").
Catano & Pando (2010) have also reported low to moderate particle crushability for monotonic isotropic consolidated undrained triaxial compression tests and torsional resonant column tests, including tests with up to 500 kPa effective isotropic consolidation stress.