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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

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(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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The Penn State team investigated the energy dissipation properties of crushable, precast concrete barriers containing polystyrene spheres.
The shape of the stress-strain curve under compression is basically the same for almost all the crushable foams (2, 3, 8 21), and can be characterized by three different regimes as illustrated in Fig.
The bodyshell has impactabsorbing crushable zones - it is reinforced along the sides and floor, the fuel tank can be found between the axles for added protection and airbags are fitted as standard.
Now, in addition to unique resort wear, you'll find a wide selection of crushable hats at both beach locations," says Dorman.
In recent months, the auto market has seen consumers snap up new minivehicles built under new official safety specification standards that allow for the front of the car to be extended, providing a greater crushable zone.
Brands fared better than retailer labels, with the leader, Evian, completing its move from PVC to new crushable PET bottles.
OSi Specialties discussed a new class of delayed-action amine catalysts that reportedly produce more open, more easily crushable foams (TDI- or MDI-based) than current delayed-action catalysts.
The liner is as important as the shell, A good liner should be at least a half-inch thick and made from crushable expanded polystyrene (the foam used for picnic coolers and packing material).
You put the light things at the top of the bag; for instance, put the bread there because it is crushable.
Importantly, Coca-Cola Zero maintained its strong momentum with unit case volume growth of 23 percent in the quarter, and I LOHAS mineral water in new lightweight eco-friendly crushable PET bottles has gained volume and value share in this competitive category.
counterparts, are easily crushable, making them easier to abuse.
Oryon" or the "Company"), a developer and manufacturer of the innovative and revolutionary next-generation flexible, crushable, water resistant and wearable lighting technology known as Elastolite, was thrilled to be selected to provide custom designed corporate apparel as part of a recent marketing initiative for a major U.