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1. (esp at Oxford University) a college servant
2. Obsolete (in Britain) a patrolman of a motoring organization
An engineer who makes a preliminary examination of promising oil and mining claims and prospects.
To search an area by following an orderly pattern of courses.
A craft engaged in search.
A four-stage all-solid-propellant rocket, used as a space probe and orbital test vehicle; first launched July 1, 1960, with a 150-pound (68-kilogram) payload.
Tonto’s horse. [TV: “The Lone Ranger” in Terrace, II, 34; Radio: “The Lone Ranger” in Buxton, 143]