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lug

slang A large, strong, typically bumbling or foolish person, especially a man. Sometimes used endearingly. You wouldn't be acting so cocky if that lug weren't here to back you up. Ah, come here and give me a hug, you big lug!

lug

(ləg)
n. a stupid male. (Possibly akin to the sense of “pull” = one who pulls or drags something as a laborer.) Is this lug bothering you, lady?
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While any rifle patterned after the 700 (or Mauser 98 for that matter) has two bolt lugs that lock into the receiver at the 12--and 6-o'clock positions, the Havak's lugs lock into the 3--and 9-o'clock positions.
Caption: The rifle features laser-etched checkering on pistol grip and fore-end, and a through-bolt beefs up the area between the magazine and the recoil lug shoulder.
A tip from Larry when reassembling the bolt: moving the friction washer from behind the baffle to the position between the baffle and bolt head will prevent the baffle from wiping the grease off the bolt lugs.
Loosen the lug nuts maybe a quarter of the way off.
The River Tyne still has had immature codling and coalfish with the odd better cod to 3lb among them which have fallen to lug, rag and crab.
I'm looking forward to the day when LUG becomes a sad historical blip.
Amphenol Industrial Operations has introduced a field-installable compression lug that offers high ampacity, low insertion force, high cycle durability and reliability.
The result was the DryConn[R] Direct Bury Lug. The product is waterproof and corrosion proof and does not require the installer to cut the main line.
The three-inch Air Powered Lug Chuck is designed for high speed printing, laminating and sheeting applications on unwind flying or zero speed splicers, as well as other shaftless unwind/rewind applications.
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Locking lug recesses are integral, with the barrel and the three bolt lugs lock directly into the barrel.
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Step 1 - Design your own microstructural lug that represents the overall solidification rate and wall thickness of the casting requiring USV testing.
melanogaster: LUG (from Lugano, Italy), SIP (Silwood Park, U.K.), and KOS (Kos, Greece).