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Tree roots are adapted to the practice of breaking down stone and will have no problem puncturing your cement block foundation, so leave a wide berth for the trees' maximum growth
It's why he would ``snatch'' routine flyballs out of the air or pick at his jersey and take a wide berth as he left the batter's box as he appreciated the flight of a ball that would soon leave the park.
Instead of being given a wide berth to cut costs and reallocate resources, the company has control over just a fraction of the Board's $171 million budget.