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flasher

[′flash·ər]
(electricity)
A switch, generally either motor-driven or using a combination heater element and bimetallic strip, that turns lamps on and off rapidly.
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The man is just the latest in a string of suspected flashers to expose themselves in the North East.
"Over the summer many local people have been aware of this flasher who has been seen previously and there's been talk in the village that he's followed an elderly lady up to Castle Hill.
Luckily there was another man walking his dogs on the beach, so she headed over to chat to him until the flasher disappeared.
Motorists fond of using 'wang-wang' (flashers and sirens) in their vehicles may soon be the subject of 'Oplan Tokhang' as the Philippine National Police Highway Patrol Group (PNP-HPG) launched on Friday a stricter campaign against such devices.
Dubai: In an effort to reduce rear-end collisions, Dubai Taxi Corporation (DTC) has fitted its taxis with a four-way flasher system that is triggered when the driver brakes to slow down, or suddenly stops.
The flasher is described as being white, in his early 20s and was wearing a dark hooded top at the time of the alleged offence shortly after 5pm on Thursday October 13.
The Dee Street flasher is described as 40 to 50, of medium build and unshaven, with short hair at the sides and bald on top.
POLICE are hunting a flasher who exposed himself in front of a dog walker on New Year's Eve.
A FLASHER who exposed himself to a nine-year-old child is being hunted by police.
The flasher struck twice in less than an hour on Wednesday morning, first near Sutton Girls' School in Goldieslie Road at around 8.20am and then at nearby St Nicholas RC School in Frederick Road about 40 minutes later.
"I drop a 1-ounce ReelBait Flasher Jig, tipped with a portion of cut cisco belly to the bottom, jig it up as high as I can, and let it plummet to the bottom, where it thumps down hard.
An Absolutely Superior Flasher Design.