upset


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upset

1. a tool used to upset a bar or rivet; swage
2. a forging or bar that has been upset in preparation for further processing

upset

[′əp‚set ( noun ); əp′set ( verb )]
(engineering)
To increase the diameter of a rock drill by blunting the end.
(materials)
A defect occurring in timber as a result of a severe blow that breaks the fibers across the grain of the wood.
(metallurgy)
A localized increase in the cross-sectional area of a metal during working, caused by the application of pressure; enables a head to be formed on fasteners such as bolts.
(mining engineering)
A narrow heading connecting two levels in inclined coal.
A capsized or broken skip.

upset

1. To shorten and thicken by hammering, as a bar of heated metal struck on the end.
2. In the region of a weld, a localized increase in volume resulting from the application of pressure.
3. A defect in timber due to a severe blow that breaks the fibers across the grain.
References in classic literature ?
Please the good God, all this may not upset him again.
I saw here an opening to ask him about Jonathan, so I said, "He was almost recovered, but he has been greatly upset by Mr.
I went on, "I suppose this upset him, for when we were in town on Thursday last he had a sort of shock."
Then that chap who flew round Paris and upset in the Seine.
According to my O-level grade D maths, that equates to 6,295,084 ins and media further people 'upset' - not by their child turning up with a multi-pierced serial killer Hells Angel with a swastika tattooed on his forehead - but with someone who doesn't totally share their views on the UK/EU's future trade relationship.
You give me solace and you upset me sometimes but you are mine for sure....no doubt..
Kairana (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Apr 10 (ANI): BJP leader Mriganka Singh, who is said to be 'upset' with the party over the denial of Lok Sabha ticket from Kairana, on Wednesday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has assured her that "everything will be alright" and there is "no need to worry."
Director Ahsan Rahim is upset that his film Teefa In Trouble has three nominations and none are related to the soundtrack which he says was "the biggest and undisputed super hit album of the year."
Coming into the match, the No.27 seed's odds of beating the Dane were not very good as the Taiwanese player had won just one set, the WTA said, adding that, however, they had not played since 2015, two years before Hsieh became a "bona fide upset artist.'
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