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chaser

1
a drink drunk after another of a different kind, as beer after spirits

chaser

2
a lathe cutting tool for accurately finishing a screw thread, having a cutting edge consisting of several repetitions of the thread form

chaser

[′chās·ər]
(aerospace engineering)
The vehicle that maneuvers in order to effect a rendezvous with an orbiting object.
(engineering)
A thread-cutting tool with many teeth.
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Upon completion, the Dream Chaser orbital vehicle will be the most advanced composite structure ever built.
One Tuesday at noon the chasers tracking the EF2 hope for a repeat of the more than two dozen twisters that came the day before.
The Rodin Chaser media strategy was featured in a number of news outlets, surpassing the initial goal of coverage in Calgary's two main papers.
BRITISH credit card issuers are spending millions promoting loss-leading introductory offers to a minority of rate chasers while the vast majority of customers are left holding uncompetitive accounts, it is claimed today.
Ocean Racer Chaser set out again at first light on Monday, but had to seek shelter in Newcastle before finally making it to Port Stephens just in time to start race two.
The SNC team is thrilled that Lockheed Martin will be joining our expanding world-class team of partner organizations also working to certify the Dream Chaser Space System for crewed flights to the International Space Station for NASA," said Mark Sirangelo, corporate vice president and head of SNC's Space Systems.
8221; Ralph also had this to say in general, “The BedBug Chaser Equipment and services are allowing us to do things other companies simply cannot do and access a customer base that has previously been beyond our reach, from both a geographic and services standpoint.
4--Color) Bill Paxton plays a tornado chaser in ``Twister,'' the first of the summer's big-budget superproductions, opening Friday.
The agreement will allow SNC and BioServe to collaborate on activities to advance commercial development of microgravity science by utilizing the Dream Chaser SUV as an orbital laboratory.
successfully completed a captive-carry test of the Dream Chaser spacecraft Thursday, Aug.
HE second-season chasers are on a recovery mission in tomorrow's Spinal Research The Atlantic 4 Gold Cup Handicap Chase at Cheltenham, having been overshadowed this season by other generations of chasers, underlined further by yesterday's Peterborough Chase won by fourth-season chaser Gauvain.