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runback

[′rən‚bak]
(chemical engineering)
A pipe through which all or part of a distillation column's overhead condensate can be run back into the column, instead of being drawn off as product.
(engineering)
To retract the drill feed mechanism to its starting position.
To drill slowly downward toward the bottom of the hole when the drill string has been lifted off-bottom for rechucking.
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The proposed work will be carried out by advancing our understanding of the heat transfer processes that determine runback icing accretion by fully considering the influence of both trapped air pockets and water within the developing ice matrix.
For countless times previously this season, it seemed as if the explosive wide receivers were only a block or a cutback away from breaking a big runback.
Just pick the ball up, runback to the halfway line and let's go get some more'.
Despite numerous trips into Pythons territory in the fourth quarter, the Wolves' hopes ended with an interception and 40-yard runback by safety Michael Cooper in the final minute.
Other plays included: Northern Illinois DB Demerist Whitfield's spectacular blocked punt and 37-yard TD against Vanderbilt; Florida State's block of a Virginia Tech punt by LB Tommy Polley and TD runback of the block by Jeff Chaney against Virginia Tech in the Sugar Bowl; James Madison cornerback Mark Coates' knock-down of an option lateral and 94-yard touchdown return after recovering the lateral against Delaware; Penn State outside linebacker LaVar Arrington's sack of Ohio State QB Steve Bellisari for a 7-yard loss after leaping over RB Johnathan Wells.
He had the great runback for a touchdown, and is a great player," Tucker said.
1 yards per runback on punts, joint-worst in the NFL.
Arkansas turned those thefts into 10 points, including a 37-yard touchdown runback by Tramain Thomas, a sophomore thrust into a starting safety role with Matt Harris' suspension for violating curfew earlier in the week.
a James Rodgers' 86-yard kickoff return in the first quarter was the first for a touchdown by an OSU player since Gerard Lawson's runback at Hawaii in the final game of 2006.
Think of everything that was sitting there for them as they went to the fourth quarter leading 27-23, Florida State's two touchdowns having come on a punt-block runback and a one-play drive after a fumble.
1 yards per runback, only got his hands on one kickoff as Gostkowski repeatedly boomed the ball deep into or out of the end zone.
His game-winning punt return, plus an earlier scoring punt runback, against Little Rock Central at home on Sept.