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rasp

 [rasp]
1. a coarse file used in surgery; called also raspatory.
2. to file with such an instrument.

rasp

(rasp)
1. raspatory; a coarse file used in surgery.
2. to file with a rasp.

RASP

Abbreviation for:
resource allocation and service planning

RASP,

rasp

a flat, round-toothed instrument used to débride the surface of hard materials such as teeth, bones, hooves.

bone rasp
for trimming rough ends of bone prior to repair of a fracture. See also putti rasp.
hoof rasp
for fine trimming of hoof while shoeing a horse.
tooth rasp
used for smoothing teeth in horses. See filing teeth.
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Plates go forward along the conveyor belt to Heavy Rasper, which cuts the plates into smaller pieces sized 18 to 20 mm.
When installed and operational, steel separated out through the tire shredder and rasper will then be sent to the briquetter.
We responded and Laurent hit a rasper from the free-kick and you think maybe it could be our day.
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The away side had taken the lead through defender Creag Little, only for Hardie to turn the game around with a 35–yard rasper and a 20–yard slide–rule effort.
But the moment that summed up why he will soon be a regular for England and a top-four club wasn't a chip, dribble or 25-yard rasper, but when he tried to drag 6ft 4in brick outhouse Sylvain Distin to the ground for a wrestle last Sunday.
Saints picked up where they left off just after the re-start when John McGinn's 25 yard rasper was clawed away by Antell.
In between, Wilson's 35-yard rasper warmed David Marshall's hands, with the Scottish goalkeeper relieved the free-kick had flown straight at him.
Two minutes later Tevez had a shot blocked by Niemi after a cross from his captain, while United suffered their first real scare after half an hour when former Liverpool favourite Danny Murphy, who was booed by the home faithful every time he touched the ball, stung Edwin van der Sar's palms with a 25-yard rasper which the keeper had to fingertip over the bar.
Third placed Old House got their promotion bandwagon back on the road after Dave Jones and a 30yard rasper from Alan Dewhurst clinched a 2-1 decision over Wirral Athletic.
Joe Cole was denied a sixth-minute opener with a 20-yard rasper which deflected off Lucas Radebe.
The Heavy Rasper reduces the chunks into chips smaller than 3/4 inches while liberating more than 95 percent of the steel wire for separation with a magnet.