Heave

the partial lifting of a plant out of the soil as a result of alternating freezing and thawing of the soil.
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Heave

(1) The vertical rise or fall of the waves or the sea. (2) The translational movement of a craft parallel to its vertical axis. (3) The net transport of a floating body resulting from wave action.
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heave

[n] - an upward movement (especially a rhythmical rising and falling) 2. [n] - (geology) a horizontal dislocation 3. [n] - the act of lifting something with great effort 4. [n] - an involuntary spasm of ineffectual vomiting 5. [n] - throwing something heavy (with great effort) 6. [v] - nautical: to move or cause to move i...
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Heave

Heave (hēv) transitive verb [ imperfect Heaved (hēvd), or Hove (hōv); past participle Heaved , Hove , formerly Hoven (hō'v'n); present participle & verbal noun
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Heave

Heave (hēv) intransitive verb 1. To be thrown up or raised; to rise upward, as a tower or mound. « And the huge columns heave into the sky.» Pope. « Where heaves the turf in many a moldering heap.» Gray. « The heaving
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Heave

Heave noun 1. An effort to raise something, as a weight, or one's self, or to move something heavy. « After many strains and heaves He got up to his saddle eaves.» Hudibras. 2. An upward motion; a rising; a swell or distention, as of the breast in difficult ...
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heave

1. To cause to move upward or onward by a lifting effort; to lift; to raise; to hoist; often with up; as, the wave heaved the boat on land. ... Heave, as now used, implies that the thing raised is heavy or hard to move; but formerly it was used in a less restricted sense. ... 2. To throw; to cast; obsolete, provincial, or colloquial, except in cert...
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heave

heaving noun throwing something heavy (with great effort); `he gave it a mighty heave`; `he was not good at heaving passes`
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heave

noun (geology) a horizontal dislocation
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heave

heave up verb lift or elevate
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heave

buckle verb bend out of shape, as under pressure or from heat; `The highway buckled during the heat wave`
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heave

verb utter a sound, as with obvious effort; `She heaved a deep sigh when she saw the list of things to do`
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heave

noun an involuntary spasm of ineffectual vomiting; `a bad case of the heaves`
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heave

verb make an unsuccessful effort to vomit; strain to vomit
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Heave

• (v. t.) To raise or force from the breast; to utter with effort; as, to heave a sigh. • (v. t.) To cause to swell or rise, as the breast or bosom. • (v. i.) To be thrown up or raised; to rise upward, as a tower or mound. • (v. t.) To cause to move upward or onward by a lifting effort; to lift; to raise; to hoist; -- often with...
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heave

(from the article `ship`) ...sway (sideways motion). More generally, motions are possible in all six degrees of freedom, the other four being roll (rotation about a ...
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Heave

Heave is American slang for to vomit.
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Heave

Heave is American slang for to vomit.
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Heave

In geology, a heave is a horizontal dislocation in a metallic lode, taking place at an intersection with another lode.
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heave

To throw a line, or to pull strongly.
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Heave

To throw, as to heave a line ashore. The rise and fall of a vessel in a seaway.
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Heave

A vessel's transient, vertical, up-and-down motion.
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Heave

A vessel's transient, vertical, up-and-down motion.
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heave

In mass movement the upward motion of material by expansion as, for example, the heaving caused by freezing water.
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