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Synonyms for wrack

the act of destroying or state of being destroyed

the remains of something destroyed, disintegrated, or decayed

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dried seaweed especially that cast ashore

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the destruction or collapse of something

growth of marine vegetation especially of the large forms such as rockweeds and kelp

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smash or break forcefully

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They were careful to differentiate between litter in the wrack line deposits from any potentially newer waste.
Mr Wrack said progress in Scotland meant they could avoid a strike there.
Appearing before the Communities and Local Government select committee, Mr Wrack said: "I want to be very clear, these cuts will put public safety at risk.
The new acquisition will be known as Wrack Meadow Woods.
HarperScientific's Cylinder Wrack utilizes the space between the bearer and cylinder and opposite bearer and gear to support these cylinders horizontally.
Bred and owned by former Prime Minister Lord Rosebery and trained by Frank Hartigan, Wrack was an experienced Flat campaigner when making his hurdling debut in February 1914.
But Wrack put in some decent work during the campaign just ended and appears capable of having a role to play at League One level somewhere in 2008/09.
The decision not to offer Wrack a new deal is the clearest indication yet that Mullen is likely to be named as Money's permanent successor.
On Boxing Day, Wrack will cross paths with Colin Miles for the first time since the Port Vale player smashed the Saddlers stalwart's shin two years ago.
The aims of this study are (1) to describe the wrack accumulation patterns and taxonomic composition, (2) to assess annual losses of the loose-lying macroalgal community through casts ashore, and (3) to compare these amounts with the commercially harvested biomass of the community.
But Matt Wrack, general secretary of the Fire Brigades Union has called on the Government to halt the plans immediately.
Bladder wrack is usually given in tablet form and the other herbs in liquid form.
Darren Wrack swung over a free-kick but Jorge Leitao put his header wide.
In the project's envir onmental review phase, concern was raised about the potential of reef material washing up on the beach, and kelp wrack increasing substantially.
FIREFIGHTERS' leader Matt Wrack at the Durham rally delivered one of the finest political speeches I've heard.