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blowout

Regional drug slang for:
(1) Crack cocaine.
(2) A party at which alcohol/drugs are used to excess.

blowout

with reference to hens, prolapse of the oviduct through the vent.
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Improper sizes of regrind particles, improper blending of the regrind with virgin, and contaminants in the regrind (paper, cardboard, wood, metal) can change the parison die swell or sag and cause blow-outs, thin-outs, or hot spots.
Each tag is designed to send a warning signal when a tire's pressure drops below its specified safety level, which could cause tire failure, tire separation or blow-outs, as well as shorten tire life and reduce fuel economy.
It seems that when Firestone's management first became aware of the tire tread separation, blow-outs and claims, they were more concerned with their financials than with safety, quality or potential ethical problems.
Fox vowed to maintain fiscal prudence ever since the budget blow-outs on "Titanic" (on which it and Paramount recouped handsomely) and the "Speed" sequel (which lost a fortune).
No muss, no fuss, no cuts, no color, Swink specializes in 30-minute blow-outs for $30 and offers a menu of styles to choose from.
In dry weather the pavement tends to form deep potholes with severe rutting and pavement blow-outs.
New pressure rules had been introduced here for safety reason after drivers raged over two high-speed blow-outs at the last round in Belgium.
Pirelli, Formula One's sole tyre supplier, was under the spotlight in Monza after two high-profile blow-outs at the Belgian Grand Prix.
This was experienced by the current championship frontrunners Andy Jordan and Jason Plato who both had high speed blow-outs there last season.
Having said all that, it's hard to imagine we're not going to get some blow-outs in the next few weeks, possibly starting today, as some of the minnows go head-to-head with the big boys.
Punters prepared to forgive him for those two blow-outs should take great heart from the former hunter chaser's second-placed finish at Cheltenham in November.
According to the paper, Botha said South Africa's unconquered run over nine Test series since losing to Australia in February 2009 proved a mental resilience that contrasted starkly with the blow-outs in the limited-overs World Cups.