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Synonyms for runner

Synonyms for runner

a person who carries messages or is sent on errands

a person who engages in smuggling

a young stemlike growth arising from a plant

Synonyms for runner

someone who travels on foot by running

a person who is employed to deliver messages or documents

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a baseball player on the team at bat who is on base (or attempting to reach a base)

a horizontal branch from the base of plant that produces new plants from buds at its tips

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a trained athlete who competes in foot races

(football) the player who is carrying (and trying to advance) the ball on an offensive play

a long narrow carpet

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device consisting of the parts on which something can slide along

fish of western Atlantic: Cape Cod to Brazil

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This article simply accepts the principles and existence and decades of published academic proofs of laminar flow of rubber through the runners and makes no attempt to expand upon or analyze the science related laminar flow fundamentals.
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Arguably the top distance runner from the area in years, Cybulski proved he wasn't just a track and field star this season with a first-place finish at the state Div.
Prototype and multicavity plastic injection molds including closures/caps (both single face and stack type), unscrewing and strip molds, hot runners, and insert shuttle molds.
Metal flow simulation has shown that shorter and wider runners in aluminum casting production can help decrease turbulent metal flow and reduce the regeneration of oxides post filtration.
You learn about shoes by reading, asking runners how the shoes feel to them and wearing the shoes yourself.
Athletes with better than average speed do not necessarily make the best relay runners.
More experienced runners can run more repetitions or longer intervals.
To uncover the dynamics and social structure of this illicit street activity, I interviewed and observed five drug runners who sell crack cocaine in Honolulu, Hawaii's Chinatown district.
Recognized as the worldwide authority on running information, the mission of Rodale's Runner's World is to inform, advise, and motivate runners of all ages and abilities.
Sperry has earned the respect of other runners for her immense talent, but she is also known as having one of the most likable personalities in the sport.
Melt-flow channels around heated distributor tubes provide self-insulating system, reportedly using up to 75% less energy than conventional hot runners.
This technique allows a straight or reversed tapered sprue with no detrimental effect, and newer practices allow the sleeve to be placed right above the mold cavity, eliminating the need for runners.
The use of adjustable chokes in the runner system allows fine-tuning of the balance to overcome unequal runners or differences in material shear thinning properties.
For example, some runners believe that a lane assignment that allows them to start behind other runners is an advantage.