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beater

[′bēd·ər]
(agriculture)
A device for chopping or pulverizing unwanted parts of crops such as cornstalks or potato vines.
The part of a thresher that strikes the grains.
(engineering)
A tool for packing in material to fill a blasthole containing a charge of powder.
A laborer who shovels or dumps asbestos fibers and sprays them with water in order to prepare them for the beating.
(mechanical engineering)
A machine that cuts or beats paper stock.
(textiles)
The section of a loom that drives the weft from the shed into the cloth.
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It adds that the former ASI is a close associate of notorious Waseem Beater, who fled the country some years ago, and in whose absence, 'his affairs are being looked after by Raja Khalid with the support of DSP Zahid Hussain and Zafar Iqbal, Mochko SHO.'
5 -- Breakfast -- Blueberry muffin w/string cheese; Lunch -- Macaroni & cheese, turkey chef salad, BBQ rib, buzzer beater basket, green beans/side salad, fresh fruit/pears, milk
We knew he was a world beater when, five days before his 17th birthday, he scored a peach for Everton to end Arsenal's 30-match unbeaten run.
In police's jargon these policemen are considered 'beaters' who faced this action for the first time, on Wednesday and Thursday.
The first time a student submitted "wife beater" to describe the shirt was in 1996, she told me in an email.
The tradition of waking people up in the month of Ramadan is probably centuries old, born in the times when there were no facilities like the alarm clock and people had to rely upon the call of the drum beaters, who used to adopt different tactics to make the beating sound as loud as possible to ensure that people get out of their cosy beds.
CAMPEN's innovative beater forming head is able to process fibers such as mono and bicomponent fibers, PP/PET/viscose fiber blend as well as recycling fibers from textile, wool, cardboard boxes, newspaper, wood pulp, natural fibers, glass, stone-based fibers etc.
"I think something is getting lost in translation here," the suspected wife beater tells Nick.
Superior Industries offers a new solution for removing carryback material from the return side of a conveyor belt system--the Urathon Beater Roll.
Named the Urathon Beater Roll, the design coupies a common, CEMA-rated return idler and a series of urethane lobed discs.
Unfortunately, collisions and vandalism do happen and that's when a panel beater will be called upon to repair the damage and get us motoring again.
As part of the new multi-year deal, the NCTC will introduce several new services, including the full suite of authenticated WATCH and video-on-demand products, Fusion, the upcoming SEC Network at launch on August 14, Longhorn Network beginning with the 2014-15 college football season, ESPN Goal Line, ESPN Buzzer Beater and ESPN Bases Loaded.