Checking

Fissures that appear with age in many exterior paint coatings. At first superficial, but in time may penetrate entirely through the coating. It produces a pattern of surface cracks running in irregular lines. When found in the top pour of an asphalt built-up roof, checking is the preliminary stage of alligatoring.
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checking

(from the article `ice hockey`) Checking—body contact to take an opponent out of play—is permitted anywhere on the ice. In most leagues, including the NHL, players may not make or ...
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checking

(in wood) Where wood fibres separate on the surface usually as a result of stresses during drying or bending.
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Checking

• (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Check
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CHECKING

A kind of paint failure in which many small cracks appear in the surface of the paint.
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Checking

A kind of paint failure in which many small cracks appear in the surface of the paint.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/22428

CHECKING

A kind of paint failure in which many small cracks appear in the surface of the paint.
Found on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21303

checking

A pattern of surface cracks running in irregular lines. When found in the top pour of an asphalt built-up roof, checking is the preliminary stage of alligatoring.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21074

Checking

Any contact initiated by a defending player against an opponent to get the puck away from him or slo
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/22383

Checking

Development of shallow cracks at closely spaced but irregular intervals on the surface of mortar or concrete.
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Checking

Occurs when a defending player has contact with an offensive player; also refers to when a defending player has contact with the stick of an offensive player.
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Checking

Small cracks or lines in the finish. Also known as alligatoring.
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Checking

Stopping the bounce by bending the knees, ankles and hips
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checking

The development of slight breaks in a coating that do not penetrate to the underlying surface.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20742

checking

The development of slight breaks in a coating that do not penetrate to the underlying surface
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checking

The process of recording customer purchases, taking payment, making change, processing coupons, bagging and all other functions inherent to the front end operation.
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Checking

The process of stopping and getting ready to change direction; no additional step.
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Checking

The tendency of Opals to crack when exposed to heat ordrying air. Also known as Crazing.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/22148
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