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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.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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ISLAMABAD -- People have adopted modern ways to get up at Sehri during the holy month of Ramadan , as Muslims around the world including Pakistan have started relying on mobile phone alarms instead of old traditions of Alarm clocks and drum beaters.
Our panel beaters, spray painters and crash mechanics all work well together.
Scott Laidler, 17, from Ouston, has joined the group's Eslington Park dealership in Gateshead as an apprentice panel beater.
Ms Taylor said HMRC and the Country Landowners Association had agreed that beaters could be employed as daily casuals without the deduction of tax providing they were taken on for one day only with no promise of future work' the beater was paid in cash at the end of the day' full records of all casual beaters were kept, including names and addresses' and a tax return was made to HMRC at the end of each tax year, listing the amounts paid - if over pounds 1,000 in total - and to whom.
Watch manager Coverdale said: "We've been using beaters to batter the grass and flames.
Under the present system such an order - which keeps an abuser from going near their victim - can only be imposed on a wife beater if he is convicted of harassment.
Egg Beaters, one of America's favorite and most trusted brands, is a brand of ConAgra Foods.
Egg Beaters, the leading brand, saw its share dip 8.3 points to 50.9% in dollar terms; in pound terms, it was below half for the first time, at 48.8%.
ISLAMABAD -- Traditional 'dhol wala' (Drum Beaters) are ready to wake up people in 'Sehri' during the Holy month of Ramazan.
LOCAL music promoters The Killing Suite have announced a gig for next month featuring French indie-dance/electro outfit Naive New Beaters. Recently signed to local/global label Kitchenware Records (Prefab Sprout, Editors, Karima Francis) this is the second time the Killing Suite have managed to coax the band to the North East after a unique debut in December of last year.
It had been scared by beaters, who were scattering pheasants for Philip and seven of his friends to shoot out of the sky.
Egg Beaters [R] is the leading no-fat, no-cholesterol shell-egg alternative that performs and tastes just like shell eggs.