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a person who twists silk or rayon filaments into a thread or yarn

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someone who projects something (especially by a rapid motion of the arm)

a craftsman who shapes pottery on a potter's wheel and bakes them it a kiln

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As expected, had some started Rod " Mr Thrower, from Guisborough, said the decision to admit women for the first time was supported by the "vast majority" of members at a vote in December.
As well as making the javelin thrower for the Games, the ABC craftsmen also produced street decorations for the city centre in the form of crowns made from plaster.
Deal, 54, will be one of three inductees on Monday during a ceremony at the SPIRE Institute in Geneva, Ohio, along with hammer thrower Jud Logan and javelin thrower Bob Roggy.
GAZyANTEP (CyHAN)- Following inspection after an attack carried out by terrorist Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) to a police station in the southern province of Gaziantep, police determined that the terrorists attempted to use flame thrower to pierce armored vehicles.
Sitting next to the Winga on my table was a product my husband had dug out of a trunk in the closet: a hand-held clay pigeon thrower.
M2 EQUITYBITES-July 14, 2014-Meritage Homes appoints James Thrower as president of its new south region
He also did not utter anything apparently instead kept pretending that the thrower would have been targeting someone else.
He has along with Emmitt Thrower the President and Founder of the Not For Profit Wabi Sabi Productions Inc have put together an International team of creative professionals to work with the company.
The 25-year-old Paralympic javelin thrower - who is preparing to join Team GB at both Sochi 2014 and Rio de Janerio in 2016 - married Charlene Beard, a 26-year-old hospital worker at the Celtic Manor.
Ellen Thrower, professor of insurance and Director of the Insurance Canter at Drake University, has been elected president of the College of Insurance in New York City.
And Percy Thrower MBE was responsible for some of the most beautiful gardens in the Midlands through his work as Parks Superintendent in Shrewsbury, Shropshire, where he won nu-merous awards.
A discus thrower and a javelin thrower are the latest to join the list of athletes gone astray.
01 Figure 1 COMPARISON OF MEAN SCORES BETWEEN THROWER AND JUMPERS ON AGGRESSION Throwers 13.
One camera was situated directly behind the throwers, while the other two cameras were positioned approximately 8 m in front of the thrower and 5 meters either side of the throw path.
ANGRY Gary Thrower organised a petrol-bombing of his friend's parents' home after a Facebook row.