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bashing

[′bash·iŋ]
(mining engineering)
The building of walls and nonporous stoppings for the complete isolation of a district of a mine in which a fire has occurred.
The complete stowing of old mine workings or roadways after all equipment has been removed.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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While she said she found the bashing against her 'entertaining,' Binay said other people might take it differently.
An example of self-promotion bashing is from Trump's 2016 speech, "This is the legacy of Hillary Clinton: death, destruction, terrorism, and weakness."
The tragedy has once again brought to focus the suitability of taking small children for adventurous trips like desert safari or at least the need to avoid the dangerous leg of dune bashing during such trips.
My "bashing" club falls with equal vigour on Tories, Lib Dems, Indies and any others who fail to engender my approbation.
The earlier gay bashings on Clapham Common were not communicated by the police to the wider LGBT community.
"Bush has been trying to ease tensions since the United Nations helped the United States install Iraq's interim government--and, notably, he avoided engaging in explicit UN bashing in his acceptance speech...."
That is using seemingly hard evidence while bashing the competition to sell a product, process or point of view.
Restricting the powers of the central bank, public criticism of central bank performance (here after referred to as "bashing" (2)), exclusion from fiscal policy planning (which hurts the egos of central bankers), or undertaking actions which damage the post-central-bank income or opportunities of the central bankers are ways, he suggests, in which the administration can coerce "cooperation" from the central bank in creating excessive money growth.
'Too much negativity with some fans bashing their idols' perceived rivals.
Melbourne, Oct 21(ANI): A 20-year-old Australian man, facing jail for bashing and robbing Indian student Lucky Singh in Melbourne last year, has said that despite the 'Indian dog' slur, the attack was not racially motivated.
It seems no coincidence that every election year a few politicians gang together for some legislative gay bashing. This behavior panders to the basest instincts of the human condition--scapegoating and ostracizing."
All over the nation, Religious Right groups are bashing public education.