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seal consisting of a ring for packing pistons or sealing a pipe joint

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I NEVER thought the Canadians had any sore points until Prime Minister Jean Chretien blew a gasket over the award to George Bain.
And so many fans wanted to chat to her on the World Wide Web that the Internet blew a gasket.
The human rights brigade blew a gasket but should we just carry on as we are until something happens?
NEWCASTLE "blew a gasket" as they suffered a UEFA Cup disaster despite an early Kieron Dyer away goal in Lisbon last night.
But not before his pretty wife Leanne, 21, blew a gasket over his choice.