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Shrink

A slang term for the losses a retail company suffers from shoplifting. Some companies, such as grocery stores, may build shrink into their earnings estimates.
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Stretch hoods also have energy and machinery cost advantages over shrink hoods.
My shrink says you have a social phobia and that you harbor resentment toward your mother
The resulting silvery metal neither enlarges nor shrinks over the broad range of about -200[degrees]C to room temperature, the scientists report in the Oct.
The complete checking, heating, cooling process takes only minutes and is the only reliable method of assuring correct tool length of shrink fit tooling.
Investigation/Solution: There were several factors that illustrated the shrink occurring in the casting at the riser contacts.
The dream reminds Eric that while growing up as a Southern gay boy with his Holy Roller mother, he got artistic encouragement from his Aunt Winnifred, who started the local Judy Garland Fan Club and, incidentally, looked a lot like the shrink.
A relaxed Maxwell unit is then attached to the extended Kelvin unit to monitor the shrink stress.
Recently, efforts to shrink have caused some banks to downsize in ways that can impair the long-run prospects of the institution and the local economy it serves.
Flint Group has announced the release of the Ultraking Shrink U family of UV and EB curable offset inks.
Tenders are invited for 1)Heat Shrink Sleeve Id 50.
com)-- Crawford Provincial - Packaging Equipment expanded its shrink wrapping equipment offering by adding Shanklin shrink equipment to its already extensive product line.
The patent-pending product, called Avery Dennison Shrink PSS is engineered to survive the vacuum-shrink process without wrinkling, providing both shelf appeal and production related benefits.