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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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"But tell me, is there any way to get to the Horner Country without going through the city of the Hoppers?"
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.
They thought it best to take the Hopper's advice, and asked him to lead the way.
Contract Awarded for Provide TradeMark East Africa/Kenya Port Authority with four Eco Hoppers to import clinker, coal and gypsum.
The Bulk-Out bulk bag discharging station prevents cross-contamination during material changeovers, while eliminating down-time associated with cleaning of hoppers. The discharger features a shuttle system that allows a hopper that has been used to be exchanged for a clean, dry hopper in less than one minute.
This new Bulk Bag Discharging Station prevents cross-contamination during material changeovers, while eliminating down-time associated with cleaning of hoppers. Beneficial for applications involving food allergens, pigments, flavorings and other contamination-sensitive materials, the discharger features a shuttle system that allows a hopper that has been used, to be exchanged for a clean, dry hopper in less than one minute.
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.
Material handling hoppers feature a proprietary positive alignment system and tapered slide box with expanded clearance angles for fast, accurate entry of forktruck forks into hopper base channels.
The 12-foot-by-12-foot sugar shack behind the Hoppers' home at 149 Central St.
To further enhance operator efficiency, all Split Hoppers feature Spee-Dee's patented sliding key tooling adapter, which enables quick and easy installation and removal of tooling without tools.
Loas Angeles, CA, October 29, 2010 --(PR.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.
SPACE hoppers were invented by Italian businessman Aquilino Cosani.