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The intelligent grabbing technology SmartGrip represents an evolutionary step in highly efficient bulk handling and provides various advantages to ports and terminals.
When the first war ended with peace realized land grabbing was unheard of.
The anti-garden grabbing sentiment has been supported by a number of MPs with bills such as the Land Use (Garden Protection) Bill being introduced.
Get in the habit of grabbing your bird's handholds if you're going topside.
According to Genesis, the GRG line offers the "positive grabbing force of a grapple, its inherent ability to sort and 360[degrees] rotational capability.
At one food processing machinery plant, some of the men, including a supervisor, would goose co-workers by grabbing their crotches or pinching their buttocks or nipples, just to get a kick out of their startled reactions.