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  • 1 Monkey wheel — Monkey Mon key, n.; pl. {Monkeys}. [Cf. OIt. monicchio, It. monnino, dim. of monna an ape, also dame, mistress, contr. fr. madonna. See {Madonna}.] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) (a) In the most general sense, any one of the Quadrumana, including apes, baboons,… …

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  • 2 caster — n. 1. Thrower, hurler. 2. Calculator, computer. 3. Founder, moulder. 4. Cruet, cruse, phial. 5. Cruet frame, cruet stand. [In this sense, usually in pl., casters.] 6. Castor, small wheel or swivel (on which furniture is rolled) …

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  • 3 castor — n. 1. Caster, small wheel or swivel (on which furniture is rolled). 2. (Med.) Castoreum …

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  • 4 Dodge Caravan/Grand Caravan — Infobox Automobile name = Dodge Caravan manufacturer = Dodge parent company = Chrysler Corporation (1984 1998) DaimlerChrysler (1998 2007) Chrysler LLC (2008 present) class = Minivan production = 1984 present successor = Dodge Journey (for… …

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  • 5 military technology — Introduction       range of weapons, equipment, structures, and vehicles used specifically for the purpose of fighting. It includes the knowledge required to construct such technology, to employ it in combat, and to repair and replenish it.… …

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  • 6 truck — I. verb Etymology: Middle English trukken, from Anglo French *truker, *troker, from Vulgar Latin *troccare, probably of imitative origin Date: 13th century transitive verb 1. to give in exchange ; swap 2. to barter or dispose of by barter… …

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  • 7 caster — casterless, adj. /kas teuhr, kah steuhr/, n. 1. a person or thing that casts. 2. a small wheel on a swivel, set under a piece of furniture, a machine, etc., to facilitate moving it. 3. a bottle or cruet for holding a condiment. 4. a stand… …

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  • 8 Sutton Hoo — restored). Although based on helmets of the spangenhelm type, the immediate comparisons are with contemporary Vendel Age helmets from eastern Sweden.] Sutton Hoo near Woodbridge, Suffolk, England, is the site of two Anglo Saxon cemeteries of the… …

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  • 9 Caster — Cast er, n. 1. One who casts; as, caster of stones, etc.; a caster of cannon; a caster of accounts. [1913 Webster] 2. A vial, cruet, or other small vessel, used to contain condiments at the table; as, a set of casters. [1913 Webster] 3. A stand… …

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  • 10 caster — cast•er [[t]ˈkæs tər, ˈkɑ stər[/t]] n. 1) a person or thing that casts 2) a small wheel on a swivel, set under a piece of furniture, a machine, etc., to facilitate moving it 3) a bottle or cruet for holding a condiment 4) a stand for such bottles …

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  • 11 castor — I. /ˈkastə / (say kahstuh) noun 1. Also, castoreum /kasˈtɔriəm/ (say kahs tawreeuhm). a brownish unctuous substance with a strong, penetrating smell, secreted by certain glands in the groin of the beaver, used in medicine and perfumery. 2. a… …

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  • 12 cast|er — «KAS tuhr, KAHS », noun. 1. Also, castor. a) a small wheel on a swivel set into the base of a piece of furniture or other heavy object to make it easier to move. b) a shaker or bottle containing salt, mustard, vinegar, or other seasoning for… …

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  • 13 Chevrolet Chevelle — 1964 Chevrolet Chevelle Malibu SS Convertible Manufacturer Chevrolet Division of General Motors Production 1963–1977 …

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  • 14 Chrysler Town & Country — This article is about the minivan. For other cars named the Town Country, see Chrysler Town Country (1941–1988). Chrysler Town Country Manufacturer Chrysler (known as DaimlerCh …

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  • 15 Dodge Caravan — Dodge Caravan/Dodge Grand Caravan Manufacturer Chrysler (known as DaimlerChrysler from 1998 2007) Production November 2, 1983[1] …

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  • 16 Chrysler Town and Country — Infobox Automobile name = Chrysler Town and Country manufacturer = Chrysler Corporation (1990 1998) DaimlerChrysler (1998 2007) Chrysler LLC (2008 present) class = Minivan production = 1990 present predecessor = Chrysler Town Country Wagon… …

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  • 17 textile — /teks tuyl, til/, n. 1. any cloth or goods produced by weaving, knitting, or felting. 2. a material, as a fiber or yarn, used in or suitable for weaving: Glass can be used as a textile. adj. 3. woven or capable of being woven: textile fabrics. 4 …

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  • 18 Chevrolet El Camino — See also: GMC Sprint / Caballero Chevrolet El Camino 1972 Chevrolet El Camino SS Manufacturer Chevrolet Division of General Motors …

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  • 19 Hydraulic machinery — are machines and tools which use fluid power to do work. Heavy equipment is a common example.In this type of machine, high pressure hydraulic fluid is transmitted throughout the machine to various hydraulic motors and hydraulic cylinders. The… …

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  • 20 automobile — automobilist /aw teuh meuh bee list, moh bi list/, n. /aw teuh meuh beel , aw teuh meuh beel , aw teuh moh beel, beuhl/, n. 1. a passenger vehicle designed for operation on ordinary roads and typically having four wheels and a gasoline or diesel… …

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