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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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But there are generalisations to be drawn: sprinters and staying chasers look different, sprinters are usually shortcoupled, carry a lot of condition, have a big backside and strength through the shoulders.
More tests will be conducted for Dream Chaser until the end of the year.
Here we outline the procedure to gather and collate an imagery archive for the El Reno Survey, describing required engagement between the project team and the storm chaser community via social media and subsequent steps to process and catalog gathered material (Fig.
While storm chasers come from a variety of backgrounds, all are weather geeks.
Even Shaun the chaser came up to congratulate us and he gave us some signed photographs of himself.
The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) said the formation of the storm chasers was prompted by the weather conditions in the country becoming more adverse, giving the example of last year's Super Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan), a Category 5 super typhoon with winds of 280 kilometers per hour km/h.
storm chasers used an app called RadarScope to spell out the initials of Tim Samaras, Paul Samaras and Carl Young as a tribute to the men, who died in a May 31 twister.
The former student at Indiana University, where Straight No Chaser were formed in the '90s, reveals that the gig at the London enormodome arena supporting Manilow was an especially eye-opening affair.
Kennedy International Airport on 1 December, featuring a cappella group Straight No Chaser.
Kansas-based chaser Scott Blair says he has noticed that some parents take their kids on the chase, while others get as close as 100m from the twister.
But when a guest at the ranch decides to buy Storm Chaser when the ranch is in tough economic times, Jessie is at a loss how to save her favorite horse.
The scare chaser dragonfly was nearly wiped out in the 80s and 90s by pollution and the destruction of riverbanks.