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tug

, tugging (tŭg, tŭg'ing),
A pulling or dragging movement or sensation.

tug

Etymology: ME, toggen, to pull
a dragging or hauling movement or sensation.

ASPSCR1

A gene on chromosome 17q25.3 that encodes a ubiquitous tethering protein highly expressed in the testes, heart, skeletal muscle and pancreas; it sequesters GLUT4-containing vesicles in the cytoplasm in absence of insulin.

Molecular pathology
ASPSCR1 is fused with transcription factor TFE3 in alveolar soft part sarcomas and renal cell carcinomas.

tug

, tugging (tŭg, tŭg'ing)
A pulling or dragging movement or sensation.
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KS and EW has so far constructed 23 Tugs ranging from 10-40 Tons BP for its customers.
Coastal Marine Equipment of Gulfport MS is providing deck capstans on the tugs.
The KPT invited two separate proposals related to technical and financial aspects of bidding companies in chartering of two tugs badly needed by the Karachi Port which has an ageing flotilla of five tugs to handle around 20 ships per day.
Steenburgh, "The OWLeS IOP2b lake-effect snowstorm: Mechanisms contributing to the Tug Hill precipitation maximum," in the July Monthly Weather Review.
Earlier, MD KSEW, Rear Admiral Syed Hasan Nasir Shah in his welcome address said that today marks the performance of keel laying of second 32 Tons BP Tug, which is part of the contract awarded by PN for the construction of 2 similar Tugs.
Netherlands-based Damen Shipyards Group said it will deliver three new build tugs to Kotug Smit Towage for its European harbour towage operations.
TNA Aviation Technologies continues the company's pledge to drive innovation and deliver best-in-class aircraft tug solutions to aviation businesses in North and South America.
5 tonne bollard pull ahead, the Damen ASD Tug 2411 will be deployed at Port Khor Fakkan in the United Arab Emirates.
For some tug and barge operators, the marine industry is part of their ancestry.
For most dogs, a metal chain isn't nearly as much fun to grab and tug, and the behavior extinguishes (stops).
Niels Tinsfeldt, managing director, NSW, said, "The Nakilat Damen Shipyards' mooring tugs introduced to NSW represent a very agile and strong supplement to the tug fleet at the LNG Port in Ras Laffan.