verb (used with object), punc·tured, punc·tur·ing.
verb (used without object), punc·tured, punc·tur·ing.
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It’s not true that plies used in those tires can lead to more punctures.
The one area where an LT tire might be more resistant to punctures than the lighter option will come simply from increased thickness of the tread on the former.
Gloves need to resist cuts, tears, and punctures, too, which can otherwise result from handling pieces of metal.Welding gloves to keep you safe and comfortable on the job|PopSci Commerce Team|February 9, 2021|Popular Science
The first and often hardest step is locating the puncture, Lassesen says.
Also, by concentrating the batteries near the center of the car, it reduces the chances of a battery puncture in the event of a side impact.Tesla’s new battery tech promises a road to a cheap self-driving electric car|Stan Horaczek|September 24, 2020|Popular Science
She wants to puncture all of the caricatures that blunt the harsh reality of Eichmann.Nothing Was Banal About Eichmann’s Evil, Says a Scathing New Biography|Michael Signer|October 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
So any response has to make him hurt, personally; it has to puncture his ego, his pride.
Some of those pieces of metal also exited his body, bringing his puncture total to 20.
If your campaign is built on inevitability, a puncture can take you down.Romney Losing His Mojo After Caucus, Primary Losses to Santorum|Howard Kurtz|February 9, 2012|DAILY BEAST
By presenting us with a workable plan, the president will be able to puncture that fear.
One of these is filled to a depth of about one-fourth inch from a puncture in the finger, and is set aside for a few hours.
Examination of the fluid obtained by lumbar puncture is of value in diagnosis of certain forms of meningitis.
Should he snap at the rear wheel and puncture the tire—Matt's thoughts could not carry the danger further.Motor Matt's "Century" Run|Stanley R. Matthews
Where evidence warrants it corpses are subjected to microscopic and meticulous search to locate a hypodermic puncture.
Each puncture and tiny grotto was filled with it, and a sloping cap of shimmering snow spread over the summit.The Home of the Blizzard|Douglas Mawson