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a haul

1. Unlawfully obtained goods. The burglars took off with quite a haul—all of my jewelry is missing.
2. A large number of things purchased or obtained. Alexis came home from the mall with quite a haul. I didn't know one person needed so many sweaters!
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haul

1. n. the proceeds from a theft; loot. (Underworld.) The cops thought they must have got a pretty good haul.
2. n. the proceeds from any activity: a performance, a fishing trip, a collection of goods or money for charity, etc. They surveyed the haul of cans and packages and decided they had done a pretty fair job.
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At Carlile, every heavy haul load begins its journey with a planning meeting that includes the driver, load supervisor and often times an official from DOT.
Sometimes it is heavy snowfalls, blowing snow, slick roads, or soft conditions that can challenge a driver attached to a heavy haul load.
Equipment and technology improvements over the years have had a positive impact on the safety of heavy haul operations, according to Thompson.
One of the largest trash companies in the nation would collect city trash at an existing transfer station in Carson and a proposed transfer station at Bradley Landfill and would haul garbage to Antelope Valley Landfill in Palmdale, Lancaster Landfill and El Sobrante Landfill in Corona.
Bernard Huberman with BLT Enterprises in Oxnard said his company hauls trash from Sacramento residents to a landfill in Reno rather than using the local landfill for a savings of $1 million a year.
But Lancaster Mayor Frank Roberts said he is confident Waste Management would protect the Antelope Valley environment and local residents if it hauls Los Angeles' trash to its Lancaster landfill.
Much of the lake is fairly shallow, and most anglers at the Double Haul fish water from about 6- to 12-feet deep.
1 -- color) Fly fishermen launch their float tubes at Crowley Lake on Saturday in preparation for the Double Haul in the Fall tournament.
2 -- color) Mike Kearns of Agoura Hills, in tube, measures a rainbow trout during the Double Haul in the Fall tournament at Crowley Lake.
Typically, WDM vendors offer widely tunable lasers only for long haul systems while the metro systems are limited to tunable lasers of up to 4/8 wavelengths.
This card is used for all transponder and combiner applications for both metro and long haul networks.
This innovative solution demonstrates our technological development efforts to significantly reduce inventory costs and enables customers to remotely configure traffic in both metro and long haul networks.
It's going to be a long haul and it's going to be a good one.
The Long Haul Tour presented by Toyota Tundra will kick off May 12 in Charlotte, NC.
The partnership will combine RedPrairie's comprehensive long haul routing, consolidation and carrier management for inbound and outbound transportation optimization with GEOCOMtms' fleet management applications for same day local and short-haul pickup and delivery operations.