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cotter

1 Machinery
1. any part, such as a pin, wedge, key, etc., that is used to secure two other parts so that relative motion between them is prevented
2. short for cotter pin

cotter

2
1. English history a villein in late Anglo-Saxon and early Norman times occupying a cottage and land in return for labour
2. a peasant occupying a cottage and land in the Scottish Highlands under the same tenure as an Irish cottier

cotter

[′käd·ər]
(design engineering)
A tapered piece that can be driven in a tapered hole to hold together an assembly of machine or structural parts.

cotter

A beveled piece of wood or steel, used as a wedge for fastening.
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It was a third victory and third clean sheet in four games under Cotter (left) and the response he wanted after Friday's defeat to Dundalk at Turner's Cross.
Cotter assumed East Dundees interim director position in October when trustees approved a two-month contract with GovTemps USA, a staffing agency that places professionals in public sector jobs on a temporary basis.
While the Scots' third RBS 6 Nations win of this year's campaign was good enough only for a fourth-place finish - joint second if points difference is disregarded there is no ignoring the strides forward the team have made under Cotter.
Cotter insists he's bracing himself for another rumble against a side that are fresh from doing battle in the Southern Hemisphere's Rugby Championship.
Despite the welcomed news, the meeting reached a controversial point when Cohen addressed recent allegations from the CAG that Cotter has not taken proper action in a timely manner to replace the pumpback pipeline.
At court, Cotter, of Tai Bach, Pentrebach, Merthyr Tydfil, admitted two counts of common assault and a further count of using threatening, abusive or insulting words or behaviour after an incident on September 1 at her partner's Tonypandy home.
Except for what those dump trucks took to the landfill, Cotter shipped much of what was stored at Latty Avenue to its facilities in Colorado, according to official reports.
Yesterday's 34-16 loss to the Boks in Newcastle leaves Cotter's side needing a win against the Pacific Islanders on Saturday to progress from Pool B.
"Duncan is a great kicker and passer of the ball, he is a brave defender and he has worked hard," said Cotter, the straight-faced former Clermont coach breaking into fluent French at one point in a Jesmond Press conference which attracted interest from around the globe.
During inspection of new aircraft for contract compliance verification, discovered up elevator cable-to-elevator bellcrank attach bolt nut (castellated nut) missing its cotter key.
Cotter's arrival as Scotland head coach swells the number of ex-patriot Kiwi bosses to three in this year's Six Nations shake-up, alongside Schmidt and Wales' Warren Gatland.