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- v. To depress the accelerator to the maximum extent.
- v. to move (run, ride etc.) at full speed
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In shelling the city a few days since only one entered, the others fell short, that one entered the upper window glass of the Union Bank& fell on the floor it was completely exhausted after its long flight, & had not strength left to explode, I believe the greek fire a humbug.