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rasp

a coarse file with rows of raised teeth

rasp

[rasp]
(design engineering)
A metallic tool with a rough surface of small points used for shaping and finishing metal, plaster, stone, and wood; designed in a number of useful curved shapes.

rasp

A coarse file having its surface dotted with protruding pointed teeth.

RASP

(language)
["RASP - A Language with Operations on Fuzzy Sets", D.D. Djakovic, Comp Langs 13(3):143-148 (1988)].
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Metal waste outgoing from HEAVY RASPER, as it was already mentioned, is of 80% purity, unretained metal passes to Fine Granulator and is magnetically separated, where its purity reaches 90%.
Slow to ingratiate but eventually quite winning, debuting helmer/co-scenarist Ingo Rasper's "Fashion Victims" is a clever comedy with a leading character so dislikeable he almost kills the laughs.
Carlisle clawed their way back into it courtesy of a wonderful free-kick from Tom Lawrence with just over 10 minutes to play, but his top-corner rasper and a frantic goalmouth scramble - complete with a clearance off the line - were the best the visitors could muster as they head into the second half of the season with a lot of work still to do to keep the relegation fears at bay.
However good goalkeeping from Ainsworth kept them at bay and McConachie sealed the game with a rasper of a shot to seal the victory for Primrose Hill.
If he can get shots away early like the rasper that rattled the post against Newcastle, rather than running down cul-de-sacs and choosing the wrong options, then he might still inspire a side who, for all their attacking talent, have hit nowhere near enough goals.
But Swansea saved him from the Blades' relegation struggle in January and Britton has not looked back - even getting forward to score the opener in the play-off semi-final win against Nottingham Forest with a 20-yard rasper.
English Rose looking to get back to their early season form led with a James Williams strike but St Sebastian's hit back with a Freddy Potter double and a 'rasper' from Gavin Homan to seal a fine 3-1 victory.
It looked like it had flown in from outer space, which is where goalkeepers wanted to boot it when the tournament became known for the number of spectacular long range shots which flew past them: Arie Haan's 40-yard piledriver, Nelinho's crazily angled drive and Johnny Rep's rasper which broke Scottish hearts.
Also showing are Ingo Rasper's laffer "Reine geschmacksache," about a sales rep whose life begins to crack when his teenage son comes out of the closet; and Doris Doerrie's "How to Cook Your Life," about San Francisco Zen master chef Edward Espe Brown.
When installed and operational, steel separated out through the tire shredder and rasper will then be sent to the briquetter.
We responded and Laurent hit a rasper from the free-kick and you think maybe it could be our day.
He then teed-up Kevin Ball for an 18-yard rasper that was well parried by keeper Tony Warner.