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Synonyms for hopper

funnel-shaped receptacle

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someone who hops

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a machine used for picking hops


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terrestrial plant-eating insect with hind legs adapted for leaping

(baseball) a hit that travels along the ground

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There's a fence between the Hopper Country and the Horner Country, and a gate in the fence; but you can't pass through just now, because we are at war with the Horners.
You don't need them," argued the Hopper, obstinately.
The Bulk-Out bulk bag discharging station prevents cross-contamination during material changeovers, while eliminating down-time associated with cleaning of hoppers.
This new Bulk Bag Discharging Station prevents cross-contamination during material changeovers, while eliminating down-time associated with cleaning of hoppers.
The Ishida solution was to design a complete integrated packing line based around a special 14-head screw-feeder weigher with scraper hoppers that uses rotating metal spirals to gently propel the sticky but fragile fillets into the hoppers.
Self-dumping material handling hoppers fabricated by Iron Bull Manufacturing are equipped with a proprietary Positive Alignment System featuring a tapered slide box with expanded clearance angles for fast, accurate entry of forktruck forks into the hopper base channels.
com)-- Stephen Pemberton's Coffee Hoppers Australia will exhibit at the annual Coffee Fest show held at the Washington State Convention and Trade Center in Seattle, Washington.
Jubilee Lakes: Black/Olive Buzzers, PTN, Daddies, Damsels, CDC Emergers, Hoppers, Grey Dusters, Adams, Klinkhammers, Black Fritz, Orange Blob.
Sterling's CDS Central Drying Stations are designed to save space and energy by using only one dryer with multiple hoppers to dry several resins or colors at the same time.
The ash is then rapped into collection hoppers and removed from the system, rather than let loose into the atmosphere.
In 5 to 10 years, NASA could be sending hoppers into space by the hundreds, predicts Neville I.
With Gainco's hopper weighing systems, numerous configurations are allowable, including a variety of distribution conveyors, ceiling or floor-mounted installation options, product in-feed conveyors managed by the controller on/off output signal, as well as buffer hoppers mounted over the weigh hoppers to ensure uninterrupted product flow.
Dri-Air's design incorporated six modified 1000-lb capacity hoppers that each process 166 lb/hr.
This machine is designed to maximize heat transfer, to impart controlled squeeze and shear flow mixing, and to eliminate variability that can occur due to changes in the plant air supply, typically creating variability in the mixing process where pneumatic hoppers were used.