puking

(redirected from puke)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Financial, Acronyms, Idioms.

puking

[′pyük·iŋ]
(chemical engineering)
In a distillation column, the foaming and rising of liquid so that part of it is driven out of the vessel through the vapor line.
References in periodicals archive ?
Nowadays, Albania is estimated to have about 52 Mt of copper ore reserves, distributed between five main districts: Kukes, Puke, Mirdite, Shkoder and Korua, with the largest deposits to be found in Puke and Mirdite.
Laboratory tests by the Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) have confirmed that the plant fungus myrtle rust is present in Te Puke in the Bay of Plenty.
I broke a candle because I can't just puke like a normal person, I flail my arms.
com is a pounds 15,000 Marko Mitanovski dress, worn by Gaga, 25, to be puked on in a film (aptly titled Puke on Gaga) for her Monster Ball tour.
25pm THE worst thing about Paddy's Day, besides the drunks and the puke and the feeling that you should be having a much better time than you actually are, is having to stand around in the freezing cold March weather trying to look interested, as an obviously horrified American marching band sidles past.
Reebok's new poster carries the slogan Run + Puke + Run Crazy.
In the bottom quarter of the canvas, behind a puke green iron-lattice railing that seems spatially disconnected from the rest of the scene, sits a modern-looking woman who appears to have discovered a lumpy dead body, beside which a saw--one of many unused bits of equipment in these paintings (reminiscent of Durer's "Melancholie" etchings, 1513-14)--leans against a wall.
The Owl Puke book tells the fascinating story of the food chain, animal anatomy,life in the forest and a bird which could read the bottom line of an eye chart from one mile away.
Vince hates the whole idea of a life of crime with his "uncles'--Uncle NoNose, Uncle Puke, Uncle Shank.
When I think of bingeing, I think of people drinking until they puke," says Erin, a 20-year-old sophomore at the University of Oregon, adding that she usually stops at six drinks when she goes out on the weekend.
He says: "I get to that point where I know I'm going to puke and then I puke.