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grab

Tools a mechanical device for gripping objects, esp the hinged jaws of a mechanical excavator

grab

[grab]
(engineering)
An instrument for extricating broken boring tools from a borehole.
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This week we have a fantastic seven-night holiday for a family of four to the Algarve up for grabs to celebrate the release of The Other Guys and Grown Ups from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment on DVD and Blu-ray.
See People Sport next Sunday for more great prizes up for grabs in July.
WE'VE a half-day's garden advice session with Stephen Green, worth pounds 500, plus a pair of Llangollen Gardening Show tickets up for grabs. He will visit the winner's home and suggest ways to create a children's area or sensory garden.