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lift

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vomit

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breathe

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Synonyms for heave

to move (something) to a higher position

to move vigorously from side to side or up and down

to send through the air with a motion of the hand or arm

to utter in a breathless manner

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to eject the contents of the stomach through the mouth

an instance of lifting or being lifted

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an upward movement (especially a rhythmical rising and falling)

(geology) a horizontal dislocation

the act of lifting something with great effort

an involuntary spasm of ineffectual vomiting

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the act of raising something

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throwing something heavy (with great effort)

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utter a sound, as with obvious effort

throw with great effort

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rise and move, as in waves or billows

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move or cause to move in a specified way, direction, or position

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breathe noisily, as when one is exhausted

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bend out of shape, as under pressure or from heat

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make an unsuccessful effort to vomit

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The frost heave amount and frost-heaving ratio are the main parameters to measure the frost heave properties of soil.
where [eta] is the frost-heaving ratio, [DELTA]h is the frost heave amount at the end of the freeze (mm), and [H.sub.f] is the frozen depth (cm) (Test Methods of Soils for Highway Engineering).
According to Test Methods of Soils for Highway Engineering JTG E40-2007 [40], the traditional frost heave experiment apparatus consists of a soil sample box, a pressure system, a water replenishing system, a displacement monitoring system, a temperature control system, and a calorstat.
Moreover, the steps of heave measurement are shown.
In addition, the period of earth oscillation and the period of Foucault oscillation are greater than the period of the heave motion, so this paper mainly considers the effects of Schuler oscillation for heave motion measurement.
The existence of Schuler oscillation makes heave information divergent.
Such soil is referred to as "frost heave susceptible." Two common criteria for susceptibility are more than 10% of soil particles being finer than 0.075 mm or more than 3% of particles being finer than 0.020 mm.
Visible vertical displacement of the ground surface or effects on pavement would be consistent with the occurrence of frost heave.
The primary structural integrity effect to pipeline systems as a result of frost heave is excessive longitudinal or bending stress due to the displacement strain imposed by the earth movement.
Unfortunately, upward frost heave can be a concern if the ground freezes against the foundation.
With many rubble foundations, we dodge the adfreezing bullet and lateral frost heave forces because the rubble foundation wall is a pretty good drainage medium (Figure 9).
Soils that contain coarse particles of gravel and sand drain well and won't usually heave, because they don't collect and hold enough water to form frost lenses.
Even frost-susceptible soil usually won't heave if you provide good drainage (assuming the water table is far enough underground).
Since the calculations indicate that frost heave produces more thrust when it occurs in coarser substances, Hallet suggests using finer-grained concrete to build heave-resistant foundations.
In the meantime they threw petrol on our front door and put fire on it and set ablaze the shed besides our house containing 400 wooden boxes and fodder heaves,' he said.