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Definitions of heaving:
  • noun:   throwing something heavy (with great effort)
    Example: "He was not good at heaving passes"
  • noun:   the act of lifting something with great effort
  • noun:   breathing heavily (as after exertion)
  • noun:   an upward movement (especially a rhythmical rising and falling)
    Example: "The heaving of waves on a rough sea"
  • adjective:   rising and falling alternately as in waves
    Example: "The heaving waves in the storm-tossed sea"

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