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grease

Money used as a bribe. I think a little grease will convince these people to help us, don't you?

grease

n. protection money; bribery money. (see also grease someone’s palm.) See that the commissioner of the park district gets a little grease to help us get the contract.

grease (someone's)

palm/hand Slang
To bribe.
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The global vacuum grease market is also classified based on its different applications.
In about 1916, he devised a screw-type grease gun and a straight, hollow fitting with a spring-loaded ball in the end to keep the grease in.
By choosing the right grease, companies may significantly reduce their annual operating costs, improve bearing performance, increase protection for long electric motor life and increase their overall productivity.
By adding the Grease Thief line of sampling and analysis products, they are opening the door for Chinese laboratories and lubricant users to expand testing to the many important grease lubricated machines," says Rich Wurzbach.
Re-lubrication replenishes grease when the current grease breaks down or deteriorates because the base oil breaks down due to temperature.
Producer Ben Freedman says: "Sing-along-a Grease is the show that audiences have been asking for since we first presented a sing along show 15 years ago.
Sing-a-long-a Grease is much more than just a film," says Freedman.
In bringing Grease and Helix together, we look to build Helix's brand equity and give the car lovers of Karachi (insert more cities if need be) a celebrated blast from the past.
When you add too much grease to the pitch control mechanism inner bearings, the extra grease fills up the boot, and pumps it into the gearbox, contaminating it.
Dow Corning Corporation, a global leader in silicone and silicon-based technology and innovation, is introducing new Molykote[R] G-1502FM Synthetic Bearing and Gear Grease as an effective lubricating solution for equipment operating in water-rich environments.
NORTH-EAST householders are being urged not to stuff their drains with grease this Christmas to avoid the misery of blocked drains.
Dubai Grease and oil waste generated by hotels and restaurants must be collected by authorised companies and finally reach the Alserkal Envirol Grease Trap Waste Recycling Plant in Al Aweer, the Dubai Municipality said.
Summary: DUBAI - With nearly one-third of grease from city restaurants getting dumped illegally, the Dubai Municipality has issued new regulations for eateries and cooking oil waste collection companies in Dubai.
Shaft scrapers may be used without the grease fittings, but the grease fitting combination is recommended in heavy usage applications or when shaft rpm exceed rated speeds.