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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 deceased, identified as Yameen, was crushed to death under a tractor trolley at the stone crushing plant.
SARGODHA -- As many as two labourers were crushed to their death and two others injured at a stone crushing site in Sargodha on Tuesday.
ISLAMABAD -- Two labourers were crushed to their death and two others injured at a stone crushing site in Sargodha on Tuesday.
4 : to defeat in spirit <The injury crushed her hopes of winning.
The entire grape crush, including raisin and table grape varieties and those crushed for concentrate, reached 3,666,000 tons, or 5% more than in 2006.
In 2005, the company crushed some 100,000 tons of concrete, masonry, block and brick.
For flattened and crushed cars, the NPRM proposed allowing the use of a synthetic webbing securement device, provided that the webbing did not come in contact with the cargo.
To support Topia Energy's proposal, the co-operative did a feasibility study for a facility that would have crushed 200 metric tonnes per day, generating enough oil to make three million litres of biodiesel annually.
Alternative surfaces on accessible trails may include wood shavings, crushed shell or gravel, pine needles, crushed limestone or granite.
Conventional foundry sand tends to be crushed during use, which creates large quantities of dust and unusable fine particles, generating industrial waste.