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scrambler

a plant that produces long weak shoots by which it grows over other plants

scrambler

[′skram·blər]
(electronics)
A circuit that divides speech frequencies into several ranges by means of filters, then inverts and displaces the frequencies in each range so that the resulting reproduced sounds are unintelligible; the process is reversed at the receiving apparatus to restore intelligible speech. Also known as speech inverter; speech scrambler.

scrambler

A device or software program that encrypts data for security purposes. See scramble.
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Her comments come the day after a man was left with multiple serious injuries after being hit by a scrambler-style bike in Litherland and two weeks after the death of a 78-year-old woman, killed in Walton after being hit by a scrambler bike.
Right, the Facebook page for Scammonden Scramblers showing bikes in the area where a planning application has been submitted but not yet granted.
Parents need to be aware of the law regarding scramblers GERRY KELLY yesterday
Moreover, the R nineT Scrambler ditched the R nineT s 17-inch front wheel for a bigger 19-inch wheel that increases the front rake reasonably.
Ducati UK have commissioned a couple of specials based around the Scrambler and a handful of specialist shops have also had a go.
PC Andy Springthorpe, of the road policing unit based in Low Hill, said: "The new scrambler bike enables us to conduct additional patrols in what may be described as 'hard to reach' locations.
30pm: Four boys aged between 14 and 17 appear on a red large scrambler for 40 minutes, doing wheelies at very high speed.
But, for a real feast, grow those well-known scramblers runner beans.
As wall shrubs like cotoneaster and fire thorn lose their charm between spring blossom and autumn berries,any scrambler worth the name races through, round and over them, studding this dull phase with flowers like gems.
The woman hit-out at people who buy quads and scramblers for their kids.
On the same day a 37-year-old-man suffered a punctured lung when he came off his scrambler bike on the Bellway Industrial Estate, Whitley Road, Benton.