Flail


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flail

[flāl]
(agriculture)
A manual device for threshing consisting of a long wooden handle with a free-swinging stick attached to the end.

Flail

 

a primitive agricultural implement for threshing grain, consisting of a wooden handle up to 2 m long and a short (up to 0.8 m) beater connected by a rawhide strap.

flail

A device for breaking or crushing material by means of one or more hammers which are hinged or pivoted about a rotating axle.
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Mechanical ventilatory support is not always mandatory for the treatment of flail chest (12); its need depends on the severity of ARF and existing co-morbidities, such as pulmonary contusion and post-traumatic ALL In 1975, Trinkle et al.
An original technique for surgical stabilisation of traumatic flail chest.
One of Durham's officers, in his landing craft, said: "Away to the east, about 800 yards from where our craft was due to beach, I could see a Sherman tank fitted with flails crashing its way through a minefield.
They determined the incidence of sudden death in a cohort of 348 patients who were managed conservatively after echocardiographic diagnosis of flail mitral leaflets between 1980 and 1994 (J.
Stubble height was greater in Flail 3X and Bale treatments (mean = 5.8 cm) than in Rake and Vacuum treatments (mean = 4.1 cm).
Purchase with delivery of 5 pieces rear-side flail mowers to rejon wojewdzki in poddebice - road oblast in zygrach -1szt; - road oblast in uniejw -1 pcs; rejo of provincial roads in lowicz - road observation in biala rawska - 1pc .
OPERATORS, THE M160 LIGHT FLAIL ROBOTIC SYSTEM HAS UNIQUE VEHICLE CHARACTERISTIC YOU NEED TO KEEP IN MIND WHILE CLEARING ANTI-PERSONNEL MINES FROM FIELDS, ROADS AND URBAN AREAS.
As the owner of Earth Tools, the BCS dealer mentioned in the article, I must point out a mixup between the features of two attachments we offer, the brush mower and the flail mower.
Of the three circuit courts that have ruled on this issue (discussed below), two agreed with the Tax Court, but one allowed a flail deduction for such fees.
This lightweight flail for clearing shallow-buried or surface-laid AP mines is the result of extensive research and development projects related to soil/machine interactions and accumulated experience in field machinery for mine breaching and cleaning.
Writes The Washington Post's Andrew Beyer, "he put Kayak II under visible restraint and didn't use his whip, while [Seabiscuit's jockey] Pollard continued to flail Seabiscuit." Despite the radical difference in effort by the two riders, Seabiscuit beat Kayak II by only a half-length.