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sack

1
Cricket Austral. a run scored off a ball not struck by the batsman: allotted to the team as an extra and not to the individual batsman

sack

2
American football a tackle on a quarterback which brings him down before he has passed the ball

sack

3 Archaic except in trademarks any dry white wine formerly imported into Britain from SW Europe

What does it mean when you dream about a sack?

Dreaming about a large sack, particularly one that a person might fit into, might be a womb symbol. Alternatively, corpses are sometimes placed in sacks, so a sack can suggest death as well. The dream might also be alluding to idioms such as “getting sacked” or “hitting the sack.” (See also Bag).

bag, sack

A quantity of portland cement: 94 lb in the United States, 87.5 lb in Canada, 112 lb (50.8 kg) in the United Kingdom, and 50 kg in most countries using the metric system.
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Once the desired number of bags are recognised by the system's pre-programmed operating software, the conveyor pauses and the holding doors open for the bags to gently drop into an accumulation chamber and then into the outer sack waiting below.
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As more and more people run out of their free issue sacks, the problem will increase and recycling targets will not be met.
They turn into a dark alley and spot a bunch of potato sacks. Each of the three hide in one.
The acquisition of Sack's announced today, financial details of which were not disclosed, will mark Sephora's entry into the Brazilian perfumes and cosmetics market.
He had sol 30 sacks so far at the rate of 400 Afs per sack, said the young man, who was not happy at the rate this year.
East Java has the largest number of plastic sack producers having 16 registered producers including 9 members of the association of plastic woven industries (GIATPI), such as PT Abadi Nylon & Fishing Net Mfg, PT Forindoprima Perkasa, PT Japfa Comfeed Indonesia, PT Kerta Rajasa Raya, PT Mitory, PT Rotarimas Surya, PT Surya Plastindo, PT Yana Prima Hastapersada, Wiharta Karya Agung.
At face value, Steve Kenkel's collection consists of sacks from each of the 18 early seed corn companies in Shelby County, Iowa.
LIVERPOOL'S Weir & Carmichael is celebrating the 50th anniversary since the Williams family took control and built a business that now sells 20m sacks a year.
The five divisions formed in 2001 comprise pulp and paper, industrial packaging, flexible packaging, coating, and release liner (including B&K), The pulp and paper division has four production sites--in Austria, Poland, Sweden and the Czech Republic--and 46% of total production is sack and wrapping paper (machine-glazed paper).
The wrench in that star-making machinery was that Saul lived, quite happily, not in New York but in Seattle--with Michael Sack, his partner since 1975.