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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 cattle crush spread is a tool that can be employed in two different ways to avoid exposure to the risk of variable prices (Figure 3.
Operating costs such as natural gas and overhead trim the crush spread for average alternative fuel producers by about 20 to 30 cents per gallon, depending on the distillery, bringing net margins between break even and +10 cents a gallon.
The ethanol crush spread held at 29 cents a gallon, using the formula of the Midwest ethanol price, minus the corn price divided by 2.