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crush

(krŭsh),
1. To squeeze injuriously between two hard bodies.
2. A bruise or contusion from pressure between two solid bodies.
[O.Fr. cruisir]

crush

1. a restraining device for large animals. See also chute.
2. application of pressure so as to destroy the natural condition, shape or integrity of the parts.
3. see crushing.
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Except for a two-mile stretch paved with asphalt, 18 miles are covered with crushed limestone.
For three growing seasons, crushed wallboard was spread on alfalfa fields at four University of Wisconsin agricultural research stations with different soil types and climates at rates ranging from 1 ton per acre to 16 tons per acre.
An increase in the throughput depending on the amount crushed prior to the SAG mill was in the range of 11% - 55%.
Ask your pharmacist to provide a list of other drugs which, although neither sustained-release nor enteric-coated, should not be crushed because they may irritate the oral mucosa, are extremely bitter, or contain dyes or substances that stain the teeth or mucosa.
crushed garlic 3/4 cup chopped red onion 3/4 cup chopped sweet green
Capsules of time-release medicine that are encapsulated can be opened and sprinkled onto applesauce or ice cream, but other time-release preparations shouldn't be crushed or opened.
The crushing section has been hot commissioned (operated with material) and approximately 8,000 tonnes of ore have been crushed and added to the crushed ore stockpile.
If the crop of sugar cane was not crushed on time, he said, then there would be huge loss not only for the farmers but for the general public which could fail to get sugar timely.
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