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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.

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.”

kick

In a brick, a shallow indent or frog.

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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Keirstin Kane earned a foul just outside San Pedro's 18-yard box and McLaughlin bent the free kick around a five-person wall, and behind keeper Kristina Ferrigno.
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.
Andy Kiwomya bent a free kick around the home wall and beyond Jimmy Walker to level the scores in the 53rd minute.
You know, if the British press didn't have Uncle Sam to kick around, I think they'd chow off their own paw and blame us for the hairballs.
And he sealed the win five minutes after the break by curling a brilliant free kick around the Derby wall and past Camp's replacement, Lee Grant.
Unfortunately for the Quakes, they didn't have the five-time Cy Youngaward winner to kick around on when they played Lancaster on Wednesday.