forcing fan

forcing fan

[′fȯrs·iŋ ‚fan]
(mining engineering)
A fan which forces the intake air into mine workings. Also known as blowing fan.
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MADRID (AFP) - The Spanish government said Friday it had ordered police to investigate why tickets for two upcoming U2 concerts in Madrid sold out almost instantly, forcing fans to pay inflated prices on resale sites.
IRISH criminals are behind a ticket racket forcing fans to pay over the odds for top gigs, an expert has claimed.
Despite the new report claiming about tensions between Mill and Drake, the two rappers have not publicly slammed each other for months, forcing fans to believe that the spat may have cooled down.
30pm, forcing fans to rush for the last trains at 9pm.
Leeds' angry fans had planned a 17-minute walk-out in protest over Cellino's 'pie tax' after the Italian had increased ticket prices in Elland Road's south stand, forcing fans to spend an extra PS5 on food and drink vouchers which can only be redeemed at their kiosks.
DISY agreed to the transition period but main opposition party AKEL still refused to consent, insisting that forcing fans to register constitutes a human rights violation.
ALAN ARCHIBALD last night warned the SPFL that forcing fans to make long hikes to games on Monday nights because it suits TV will soon prove a turn-off.
There are great things happening all over the region right now, so forcing fans to forage for a party venue during their visit is not asking them to work very hard.
He added that one of these practices was forcing fans of the competing team to take off their T-shirts and hand over their banners.
There was sunshine Saturday afternoon and then rain pelted AT&T Park for nearly two hours before the game, forcing fans to flee for cover.
According to reports, corruption, match-fixing and illegal betting has poisoned Chinese football and overwhelms the professional league, which is forcing fans and players at every level of the game to abandon it in disgust.