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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.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

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.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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He was hauled off and the kids were left sitting there.
EARLY BATH FOR LOVREN Liverpool defender Dejan was hauled off in the first half after a mistake allowed Spurs to score THE LOWDOWN LIVERPOOL: Mignolet, Gomez, Lovren, Matip, Robertson, Wijnaldum, Henderson, Can, Salah, Firmino, Woodburn HUDDERSFIELD: Lossl, Smith, Zanka, Schindler, Lowe, Hogg, Williams, Kachunga, Mooy, Ince, Depoitre REFEREE: Kevin Friend HEAD2HEAD: Liverpool 26, Huddersfield 30, draws 17 ODDS: Liverpool 2/7, Huddersfield 5/1, draw 11/2
A PILOT was hauled off a jumbo jet by police and failed a breath test as he was about to fly with 350 passengers on board.
The players were then hauled off for 10 minutes as a blizzard struck.
On the right Quinn looked lively, until he was hauled off and inexplicably replaced with a central midfielder.
THIEVES hauled off the glorious centrepiece from Bedworth's award- winning Miners' Welfare Park.
And there's an emotional conversation with a Mossad agent named Rafi Eitain who helped kidnap Adolf Eichmann from Argentina in 1960 and describes the great satisfaction of carrying the captured Nazi by the head as he's hauled off to a waiting car.
Trucks hauled off 150 tons of debris, and bulldozers ploughed away 40 tin and concrete huts to broaden the path leading to the hillside, which once was crowded with homes of poor migrants.
Imbula, 24, fell foul of boss Mark Hughes last season and he has not started for Stoke since being hauled off at half-time in their embarrassing FA Cup defeat by Wolves in January.
Vignal, in the cold since being hauled off in the FA Cup defeat by Liverpool in January, said: "Last year I was at Rangers, one of the biggest clubs in Europe.
A MAN was hauled off a London-bound plane by police after his taste in music aroused terrorism fears.
Big Phil hauled off the former FIFA World Player of the Year during the quarter-final victory over England last Thursday and Figo didn't even bother to hang around for the penalty shoot-out.