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rip and run
 n.— «Witnesses, including many former AAR and ALA employees, testified to “rip and run” activities directed by the Salvagnos and co-defendants that included indoor “snow storms,” an euphemism for the release of large amounts of visible asbestos into the air during the removal process.» —“Gloversville Man Sentenced for Illegal Asbestos Removal” in Gloverville North Country Gazette (N.Y.) Feb. 19, 2006. (source: Double-Tongued Dictionary)

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