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a boring person who talks a great deal about uninteresting topics

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the bag containing the gas in a balloon

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In CargoLifter's version, a composite carbon fiber keel provides both a spine for the flexible gas bag plus load spreading for the flight deck and cargo bay.
In non-primary times he is a more contained gas bag.
It is, but when you are a gas bag like me you can't help but talk.
When a bypass is laid, in addition to installing service tees for bypass laying, it is necessary to fuse saddles onto the 150-mm/200-mm PE pipe for use in gas bag insertion; this means saddle fusion at two points on each side of the pipe, i.
The BAT submunitions are dispensed from Army TACMS by a gas bag management system.
The BAT submunitions are dispensed from ATACMS by a gas bag management system.
By now defensive aircraft were improving and using explosive bullets to try to detonate airship gas bags.
Using a rigid frame, enclosing 16 gas bags and few controls, the airships were vulnerable to fire and explosions, some survived, but many crashed.
During the whole experiment the gas was collected using gas bags.
Burst through the tricks with memory fracking, Gas bags get the latest financial backing, The future is crusty so let's get cracking, You never know when you'll need what you're lacking.
The only ones who really care about credit are the Washington gas bags who assign more weight to political process and gamesmanship than to progress.
STATS provided gas bags to act as a vapor barrier while a new 1,500-pound flange was welded into the line.
No one was quite sure what happened but one explanation was that it did get to Mars but that it "hit the surface too hard" when one of the gas bags fell off.
By inserting one of these goofy articles on a page brimming with the ramblings of superannuated gas bags, the editors hope that the reader will be tempted to read the accompanying thumb-suckers about the Senate's duplicity, or the Fed's incompetence, or the dire state of the economy.
The Anoxomat(TM) Mark II anaerobic system for the cultivation of anaerobic, microaerophilic, and capnophilic bacteria is an excellent alternative to the use of anaerobic chambers and gas bags currently used in clinical laboratories.