dust bag

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n dust bag a bag into which dirt is sucked by a vacuum cleaner
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Usage

In literature:

Then they filled the first bag with the worthless dust which they had brought with them, and carefully reburied it in the ground.
"The Young Miner" by Horatio Alger, Jr.
But some of the men showed their dust down at the store at the fort, buying goods, and the cat was out of the bag.
"Gold Seekers of '49" by Edwin L. Sabin
He would wager his buckskin bag of dust that he had not.
"The Man from the Bitter Roots" by Caroline Lockhart
The rest of the dust is packed in bags.
"Gold Out of Celebes" by Aylward Edward Dingle
Then taking a small bag of gold dust in his pocket he started across the desert.
"Montezuma's Castle and Other Weird Tales" by Charles B. Cory
It is a much lovelier way to end than as we do in the dust bin or rag-bag.
"Aunt Jo's Scrap-Bag VI" by Louisa M. Alcott
Much of the American cadmium is also obtained from bag-house dusts at lead smelters.
"The Economic Aspect of Geology" by C. K. Leith
The other players laid out small bags of gold dust.
"Gold" by Stewart White
Somehow, the radioactive dust in the cement bags must tie into it, but Rick couldn't imagine the connection.
"The Blue Ghost Mystery" by Harold Leland Goodwin
The lid had been forced open and the bags of gold dust, so carefully arranged by the Westleys, were displayed within.
"In the Brooding Wild" by Ridgwell Cullum
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In poetry:

That loves me, pumps
My two
Dust bags in and out,
Will not
"Paralytic" by Sylvia Plath

In news:

Dust-Free Bulk Bag Discharger .
New Test Method for Test Method for Particulate Emissions generated during the act of emptying the Dirt Container or removing the Dust Bag .
New Test Method for Test Method for Particulate Emissions generated during the act of emptying the Dirt Container or removing the Dust Bag.
Eliminating Dust Dangers in Bulk Bag Handling Operations.
LONDON — For nearly four years they lay piled in a Scotland Yard evidence room, six overstuffed plastic bags gathering dust and little else.
The E3 bag spout interface protects operators and facilities from exposure to airborne material dusts that can often escape during bulk bag spouting and material discharge.
The packaging systems minimize dust during the bagging operation and achieve repeatable, high-accuracy final bag weights.
0This bulk bag unloader system is designed for use in highly contaminant-sensitive process areas handling bulk materials known to generate combustible dusts.
Why you should carry a chic, structured bag As SJP demonstrates here, a super-polished bag spreads cool style dust over any outfit, even a baggy sweater and jeans.
Sanitary Bag Dump with Integral Dust Collector.
The Sweco sanitary bag dump with integral dust collector reduces worker exposure to nuisance dust.
Philip Wood/Roseville Press TribuneChasteena Determan of Granite Bay climbs the bag amid a cloud of dust following a pickoff attempt during the 35th annual Optimist All-Star Game on Wednesday at Capital Christian.
0 This sanitary bulk bag unloading system eliminates dust during untying, discharging, retying, collapse, and removal of bags while allowing thorough washdown.
It features a vacuum housing and internal impeller that pushes the air and debris down the vacuum hose and into the dust collection bag.
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In science:

If the line–of–sight intercepts matter other than the torus (i.e. a dust lane, or even the galactic disc for highly inclined galaxies) the source falls in the mixed bag including Compton–thin Seyfert 2’s, intermediate Seyfert and NELGs.
X/gamma-ray spectra of Seyferts and BeppoSAX observations
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