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pusher

1. Informal a person who sells illegal drugs, esp narcotics such as heroin and morphine
2. 
a. a type of aircraft propeller placed behind the engine
b. a type of aircraft using such a propeller
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According to a police spokesman, following the directions of DIG (Operations) Waqar Ud din Syed, all officials of Islamabad police have accelerated their efforts to curb activities of anti-social elements and drug pushers.
According to Matta, Castillo, a native of Lucena City, Quezon, was included in the police watchlish for illegal drug pushers.
According to details, a team headed by DSP CIA Hakim Khan arrested two drug pushers Ishfaq and Kareem and recovered 4200 grams hashish from their possession.
The traders, hawkers and truck pushers have defied warnings and advice to stop their activities, considering the discomfort and nuisance their activities pose to pedestrians and vehicular movement.
According to details, the Sabzi Mandi police arrested a drug pusher Nasir Khan and recovered 1.380 kilogram hashish from him.
At Market3 in Barangay Northbay Boulevard North, Navotas, listed pushers Eduardo Rosal and Robinson Medina and two others, Dixie Baron and Rossel Magos were arrested before dawn yesterday.
Lacson, chairman of the Senate public order and dangerous drugs committee, said the arrest of street pushers would lead to the identification and eventual arrest of big time suppliers of illegal drugs who had evaded arrests in past illegal drug sweeps by the Philippine National Police (PNP) and Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA).
Bukit Aman's Narcotics Criminal Investigations Department (NCID) has set its sights on low-level drug pushers in the war on drugs nationwide.
The state government had started the Cleaner Lagos Initiative with the phasing out of cart pushers who collect garbage from individuals and take them to major dump sites dotting the state.
PESHAWAR -- Launching a crackdown against smugglers and drug pushers, district police has arrested 37 drug pushers for drug trafficking from various areas of the city, local police said.
SARGODHA -- The police claimed on Sunday to have arrested 8 drug pushers and recovered narcotics and weapons from them.
Available stent pushers for biopsy in our center Diameter Length Handing 5.0Fr 2200 mm cut 50-100 mm of white end 7.0Fr 2200 mm cut 50-100 mm of white end 8.5Fr 2200 mm cut 50-100 mm of white end 10 Fr 2200 mm cut 50-100 mm of white end Table 3.