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grouse

To complain or gripe. I turned the thermostat up, so you all can stop grousing about how cold it is in here, thanks. Michael, as long as you have long hair, Grandma is going to grouse about it—you better get used to it.

grouse about (someone or something)

To complain or gripe about someone or something. I turned the thermostat up, so you all can stop grousing about how cold it is in here, thanks. Michael, as long as you have long hair, Grandma is going to grouse about it—you better get used to it.
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grouse at (someone)

To complain or gripe at someone. Michael, as long as you have long hair, Grandma is going to grouse at you about it—you better get used to it.
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grouse about someone or something

to complain about someone or something. What are you grousing about now? I am grousing about your carelessness!
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grouse at

someone or an animal Fig. to criticize someone or an animal directly to the person or animal. Stop grousing at me! Sharon is grousing at the cat again.
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grouse

(grɑʊs)
1. in. to complain. Paul is always grousing about something.
2. n. a woman; women considered sexually. Who’s the grouse I saw you with last night?
3. in. to neck; to pet and kiss. They were grousing in the backseat the whole trip.
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where [mu] is the friction coefficient between the materials of the grousers and the materials of the stairs.
Let history show that the Couch Grousers fiddled while Cairo burned.
About four out of 10 of the Greenbacks and the Sprouts have bought a product because the advertising or the label say the product is environmentally safe, but only 8% of the Basic Browns and 20% of the Grousers have done the same.
grouser height for extended wear in all conditions.
With standard boom, arm, bucket and triple grouser shoes, the DX350LC weighs 77,603 pounds and offers 54,012 pounds of breakout force.
Options include a wood-filled beavertail and ramps, or we can steel-plate them and attach grouser bars.
The LTR 1220 comes with double grouser crawler pads, which are useful in off-road operation.
The crawler track system is made of heavy duty OEM 300 series lubricated sealed track and roller system with 23.6-inch Grouser with mud relief holes.
long tracks include 16 in.-wide single grouser pads.
Proper flotation occurs when the grouser fully penetrates the ground without letting the track shoes go below the surface.
The machine is a tractor type crawler with triple grouser heavy-duty pads.
It boasts a straight monoblock boom of 5.45m and a stick of 2.70m, a NLC travel mechanism with track gauge of 2000mm, B60 chains with triple grouser track pads of 500mm, and a heavy counterweight (2.5t) for a high degree of stability.
Stay on Track Grouser Center Pad Height Guide Thickness Thickness M1-Series 1/8 to 1/2 to Less than Tanks 1/4 5/8 15/16 (T158/T158LL (measured Track) 1 inch from top) M88-Series Less than 1/2 to N/A Recovery 1/2 to 5/8 Vehicle metal (measured exposure 1 inch from top) M 113-Series 1/8 to 1/8 to 1/8 to FOV 5/16 1/4 5/16 Srocket End Roadwheel Window Connector Path Thickness Thickness Rubber M1-Series N/A Less than More than Tanks 3/16 * 50% (T158/T158LL missing Track) from both inserts combined, or more than 50% from one insert M88-Series N/A 1/8 to N/A Recovery 3/16 Vehicle M 113-Series 1 5/8 to N/A N/A FOV 1 11/16 ** * M1-series tank end connectors aren't repairable, so there is no Condition Code F rating.
The crawlers incorporate Rexroth hydraulic motors to produce 200 hp at each crawler and 900 mm double bar grouser shoes are standard.
1/8-in to 1/4-in measured from the top of the bushing boss to the top of the grouser, Anything more than 1/4 inch is still OK to use.