claxon


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a kind of loud horn formerly used on motor vehicles

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make a loud noise

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use the horn of a car

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Sue Robinson, of Hartlepool, who is currently being treated for breast cancer, sounded the claxon to start Saturday's race.
Controlar a los conductores de los vehiculos que utilizansusradios avolumenalto ylosclaxonen forma innecesaria, en algunos vehiculos utilizan sirena como claxon que aumenta el nivel de ruido y causa molestia.
Reuters also said that Brasil Telecom, another of the three major providers, had announced a partnership with Claxon, a content provider and part of a Venezuelan media conglomerate, for pay-per-view and video-on-demand.
His solicitor Stephen Claxon said Kevin had been making genuine claims at first - but carried on when he started working so he could pay off debts.
After waiting in vain for the claxon to sound and relieve him of having to go for eagle in ``hellish droplets of rain'', Montgomerie eventually had to address his six-foot putt.
We're in the process of building the gold standard of all systems in Kentucky," says Kevin Claxon, president of the PTO.
Niall O'Brien's 79 and Luke Robinson's 71 piloted the visitors' determined reply and it needed three wickets apiece from Ash Davis and James Claxon to ensure Nantwich managed no more than 211.
Fast forward 10 years and it all changed when - drum rolls, trumpets and a toot on a claxon - Low the Elder discovered basketball.
Lo que no se ha analizado suficientemente y esta evidente en la sorpresiva informacion televisiva que hemos observado es que en ambos casos, que son solo ejemplo, en el fondo hay un intenso enojo social, el que desahogamos cada quien como puede: algunos robando o con conductas vandalicas; otros simplemente tocando el claxon, otros drogandose o alcoholizandose o escribiendo, asociandose para delinquir, robando al fisco, ejerciendo violencia intrafamiliar, y mil formas mas, pero todas con un fin comun: desahogar la ira mediante un reto al orden y al respeto solidario.
With the first six Year 5 and 6 runners over the line to count there was a crackle of anticipation as 41 entrants from eight primary schools waited for the claxon.
She had heard the pit siren and the ambulances, knew as well as the next person what the claxon signalled.
While Martin was greeting his filly into the winner's enclosure after the first fillies classic of the season, the dreaded sound of a stewards' enquiry claxon was already echoing around the Rowley Mile after her epic battle with favourite and French raider Special Duty.
Homeowner Margaret Bur-don suggested the installation of a claxon system in the town centre which would sound an alarm if a flood was likely.
One suggestion discussed in a bid to warn residents of future flooding was the installation of a claxon system in the town centre.
GLYN complained about having to wait so long for the claxon to go off.