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kick

[kik]
(petroleum engineering)
Entry of fluid into the wellbore when the pressure of the column of drilling fluid is insufficient to withstand the pressure of the fluids in the formation being drilled.
(ordnance)
Violent backward movement of a gun after being fired, caused by the rearward force of the propellant gases acting on the gun.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

What does it mean when you dream about kicking?

Kicking is a rather obvious symbol for aggression and self-assertiveness. Being kicked in a dream can mean feeling abused, getting “kicked in the teeth.” The meanings of certain idioms can also find expression in dreams, idioms like “getting your kicks,” “kick the bucket,” and “kick yourself.”

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kick

In a brick, a shallow indent or frog.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

kick

[IRC] To cause somebody to be removed from a IRC channel, an option only available to CHOPs. This is an extreme measure, often used to combat extreme flamage or flooding, but sometimes used at the chop's whim. Compare gun.
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"They are somewhere for the local kids to have a kick around without annoying local residents," she said.
The football-fan singer - who has been renting a mansion in West Sussex while recording his new album -dropped in for a kick around with the under-16s Kirdford Cougars team.
"It will be somewhere for the local kids to have a kick around without annoying local residents," she said.
"She'd rather work with little f***ing boys who she can f***ing kick around. F*** her."
Nicholas Bowles, 40, was found guilty last month of deliberately stabbing team mate Wayne Keoghan, 29,in the back five times on the pitch during a ``friendly'' kick around before a Sunday pub league match.
While the pundits have been quick to point out, during their weekly trashing of Clinton's foreign policy, how hard it is to navigate the shoals of international relations in a post-Cold War world, they've been less quick to admit just how hard it has been for them to do international news coverage and analysis without an evil empire to kick around. But the Ames case allowed for a comfortable return to the good old days.
Fifteen-year-old Latabe loves having a kick around with the other elephants at West Midland Safari Park, and has developed a talent for the game.