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(US), traveler
1. a part of a mechanism that moves in a fixed course
2. Nautical
a. a thimble fitted to slide freely on a rope, spar, or rod
b. the fixed rod on which such a thimble slides

traveler, traveler curtain

On the stage of a theater, a curtain that closes the proscenium when drawn.
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Grand Hyatt DFW features 298 guest rooms, with 45 suites luxuriously designed with a residential ambiance, providing a personal sanctuary to meet the needs of today's discerning business traveler.
Private firms aid in roll out of Registered Traveler systems.
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Following its own recent survey of more than 1,000 international business travelers from 25 countries, InterContinental is rolling out extensive new guest services and amenities designed for the 21st century traveler.
CASTAIC - Traveler, the magnificent white horse that gallops around the field during USC football games, is at the center of a complex trademark battle between his owner and the university.
Officers who suspect Rom Gypsy or Traveler activities within their jurisdictions can often locate the groups in inexpensive (but not rundown) motels.
They also say there is no limit on the number of bottles a traveler may take in the required quart-sized plastic bag.
Only the family has used the name Traveler since a Hollywood stuntman gave Saukko's husband, Richard, the first horse of that name in 1960.
As some airports indicate an interest in creating Registered Traveler lists, the Transportation Security Administration is moving ahead slowly with the program, unsure how it will be received by the traveling public.