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kick

[kik]
(petroleum engineering)
Entry of fluid into the wellbore when the pressure of the column of drilling fluid is insufficient to withstand the pressure of the fluids in the formation being drilled.
(ordnance)
Violent backward movement of a gun after being fired, caused by the rearward force of the propellant gases acting on the gun.

What does it mean when you dream about kicking?

Kicking is a rather obvious symbol for aggression and self-assertiveness. Being kicked in a dream can mean feeling abused, getting “kicked in the teeth.” The meanings of certain idioms can also find expression in dreams, idioms like “getting your kicks,” “kick the bucket,” and “kick yourself.”

kick

In a brick, a shallow indent or frog.

kick

[IRC] To cause somebody to be removed from a IRC channel, an option only available to CHOPs. This is an extreme measure, often used to combat extreme flamage or flooding, but sometimes used at the chop's whim. Compare gun.
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Steve Jones, Helen Brewer and Peter Jones are heading the team hoping to kick into touch cookery teams from Premier League and championship football clubs, including Aston Villa and Newcastle United.
Pupils from Abingdon Road Primary School in Middlesbrough were at the Riverside Stadium to help launch a campaign to help kick into touch the problem of illegal bonfires and fireworks.
Based on the much better 1974 film Mean Machine in which jailed American football hero Burt Reynolds was forced by the warden to lead a team of convicts in a game against the guards this is the sort of film you want to kick into touch.