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haul

[hȯl]
(engineering)
A single tow of a net or dredge.
(navigation)
To change the course of a vessel so as to bring the wind farther forward.

haul, haul distance

1. The distance that an excavated material is moved from the cut to the fill.
2. The distance along the most practical route for trucks to carry excavated material from its center of mass to the center of mass of the fill.
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Ozon's dispassionate eye renders Marie's condition as creepy as it is irritating: After about a half hour of her batty self-delusion, you want to haul off and slap her.
Traffic control; traffic control with city; right of way permit executed; saw cut asphalt & concrete; tear out & haul off asphalt & concrete; All work must be inspected by the City of Aurora and adhere to their standards; repair sewer pipe with 6 SDR 35 pipe; install outside manhole drop on sewer line; patch asphalt in street put back meets COA~s standards; patch curb, gutter & sidewalk (replace full stones); haul off dirt from flash fill area; clean all disturbed areas & grade as necessary; repair any damaged landscape or irrigation to current district specifications; utility locates.
DARIO GRADI defended his decision to haul off leading scorer Calvin Zola - because it led to Clayton Donaldson's late equaliser.