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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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Even though Vince has a hauling background, he is not one to automatically send debris to the landfill.
Since Vince knows the cost of hauling, he is happy to avoid it.
A growing contractor such as Affordable Demolition & Hauling Inc.
The acquired assets include nearly 50 waste hauling vehicles, as well as customer lists, office equipment and customer contracts.
Since then, they've played a promotional role for Borax, walking in Woodrow Wilson's second inaugural parade in 1917 and once before in the Rose Parade, and hauling the first ceremonial load of borax in 1958 when the Boron mine went from underground to open pit.
It's a pretty efficient way to get information out across the country on an issue,'' said Wendy Pratt, a senior policy analyst with Global Futures, an environmental research group that is promoting volume-based trash hauling.
Thousand Oaks officials are particularly interested in volume-based trash hauling because that's the method the city intends to switch to, Watts said.
The teleconference will help city officials learn where other cities stumbled when they started up their own volume-based hauling services.
A waste transfer site developed on this property would give Grand Central the potential to create a monopoly on waste hauling services in Pomona.
From the start, Cal Spas' plan was to negotiate an agreement with the City and then turn around and resell property to Grand Central -- against our expressed wishes to ensure competitive waste hauling services.
The City entered in the MOU with Cal Spas as part of a strategy to diversify its waste hauling vendors, creating a competitive environment that would ensure the best rates and good service.
a 174 acre municipal solid waste landfill, and the Pine Grove Hauling Co.
The landfill, hauling company and transfer station, which are located in east central Pennsylvania on Interstate 81 in Schuykill County, are subsidiaries of Delmarva Power and Light Co.
In 1996, the ADS carpet hauling operation totaled approximately $2 million in revenue.
We expect our carpet hauling niche to grow several times its current size in the 1997-98 time period, since we've added Florida and Midwest coverage.