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unload

Medical practice A type of dumping, in which a physician opts not to treat a terminally ill Pt. See Dumping.

unload

(ŭn″lōd′)
To remove weight or stress from a weight-bearing organ, as by the use of a cane or crutches to reduce the physical stresses on an injured leg.
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The integration of the Baggage Unloader to the inbound conveyor line minimises manual lifting of baggage from trolleys, providing an enhanced ergonomic working environment that will protect the operators and baggage from the risks associated with the manual handling of heavy items.
Superior Industries has added onboard truck ramps as a new option for its line of portable RazerTail Truck Unloaders.
An integral Bag-Vac[R] dust collector is a feature of the new mobile bulk bag unloader, creating negative pressure within the dust-tight system to collapse empty bags prior to retying and disconnection, eliminating dust emitted during manual flattening of empty bags.
Heyl & Patterson is now an innovator of railroad and barge unloaders and thermal processing equipment for the mining, chemical, energy and biomass sectors.
The Siwertell unloader stands 86 feet tall and can unload a coal shipment with an operating radius of approximately 80 feet.
4 System 298 silo & unloader 1,400 to 51,000 cu.
An example of the ports' aim to take care of the environment is a new $11 million high performance ship unloader at Kwinana Bulk Jetty in the outer harbour.
Now, incoming flakes are handled by an automated bulk-bag unloader from Flexicon Corp.
The machine is then cycled to its open position and an unloader mechanism with vacuum is used in conjunction with machine air to extract the pattern from the tooling.
The same forklift can receive the material and deliver it to a bulk bag unloader for storage or use, virtually untouched by human hands.
Bulk bag unloader systems, designed and built specifically for pharmaceutical and food processing and packaging operations, help ensure compliance with domestic and international sanitary standards.
The bale unloader clamp uses auger bits to depalletize rubber bales.