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washout

n. a failure; a fiasco. The whole project was a washout. A lost cause from beginning to end.
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The road surface at the washout area will also be resealed within the next month after the new fill area has been allowed to settle and compact with traffic.
The presentation entitled "Ibudilast - Phosphodiesterase Type 4 Inhibitor - Bi-Modal Therapy with Riluzole in Early Cohort and Advanced Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Patients - Single-Center Adaptive Design Six-Month Double-Blind - Placebo-Controlled Phase 1b/2a Epoch Followed by Six-Month Open Label Extension Epoch, Washout and Post-Washout Epoch - Final Report and Future Directions" will be available for review throughout the afternoon on April 27th.
Following construction of a new batch plant, office and truck shop in 2010, it completed an enclosed truck washout facility last year.
Age at the time of operation, preoperative and postoperative mean pelvic diameter on ultrasound, split renal function, washout patterns on scintigraphy, and early and late complications were recorded.
The washout in 2000 was on May 30, the second day of play, when over 50 first-round matches were held over.
TODAY is set to be a washout Easter Sunday as Storm Katie batters Britain, bringing torrential rain and winds of up to 80mph.
For example, bright sunlight makes screen viewing particularly difficult as it can create display washout, but increasing display brightness to address this problem drains battery power and generates unwanted heat.
IT may have started with a heatwave, but July ended with a washout - and it's not looking much better for August.
Not every washout will be holding bait and if you don't find bait, you will want to move down the beach to another spot.
HAVE your umbrellas and raincoats at the ready as this week is set to be another washout.
He said: "The Easter Bank Holiday was very good, but so far this weekend it's been a washout.
After the first 8 weeks of treatment (or placebo), patients were asked to observe a 2-week washout period, and they were then assigned to the alternative treatment for a further period of 8 weeks.
Here, we have tested heat pretreatment, sludge washout, and a combination of both, because they do not require the addition of any chemical compounds to the mixed culture.