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tripper

1. another word for trip (sense 1)
2. 
a. any device that generates a signal causing a trip to operate
b. the signal so generated

tripper

[′trip·ər]
(civil engineering)
A device activated by a passing train to work a signal or switch or to apply brakes.
(mechanical engineering)
A device that snubs a conveyor belt causing the load to be discharged.
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This concentrated merchandising gives the quick tripper as many opportunities to select and purchase as possible.
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DAY TRIPPER Funway Holidays offer three nights at the Mirage from pounds 739pp (two sharing) before March 28 including return flights and a ticket for the show (0870 444 0770, www.
Possibly they simply do not wish to have day trippers on their numerous bus services?
As the trippers were finishing their tea and sandwiches, veteran TV presenter Gloria Hunniford put her head round the door of the dining room and asked them if they wanted to meet Daniel.
Day Tripper service 951, between Holmfirth and Glossop, is already running.
THOUSANDS of day trippers flocked to the beaches on the South Coast yesterday as temperatures hit the 70s - the highest this year.
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Wildlife experts think it might have been washed up on the coast and taken back by a day tripper.