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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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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.
Silty and loamy types of soils may be susceptible to frost heave while clay, clean sand and gravel are not.
Lines buried below the frost line are less susceptible to the effect of frost heave since the earth movement typically occurs above the frost line.
The ability of a pipeline to with-stand high longitudinal stress or strain may affect its likelihood for failure due to frost heave.
Even frost-susceptible soil usually won't heave if you provide good drainage (assuming the water table is far enough underground).
People who live in the Southern Gulf States and on the Pacific Coast, where frost rarely penetrates the soil more than an inch or two, don't need to worry about frost heaves.
To prevent frost heaves, the easiest and least costly solution is to plan in advance for good drainage away from walks, patios, garages, decks and other floating structures (Fig.
Solidly packed soil, mounded at the top, will keep water from saturating the soil around the footing and causing potential heaves.
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.
Eventually, Wolff wants ownership of the Frost Heaves to filter into a community trust, and he plans to take advantage of the local businesses (Ben and Jerry's, for one) on the concessions.
In addition to its product for equine heaves, the company has developed therapeutics for feline leukemia, canine mast cell tumors and cardiomyopathy.