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a multiple star with 6 components

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a shaker with a perforated top for sprinkling powdered sugar

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a pivoting roller attached to the bottom of furniture or trucks or portable machines to make them movable

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a hat made with the fur of a beaver (or similar material)

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type genus of the Castoridae: beavers

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And there's the castors, sister Deane, I can't think but you'd like to have the castors, for I've heard you say they're pretty."
Tulliver had in her hands a small tray, on which she had placed her silver teapot, a specimen teacup and saucer, the castors, and sugar-tongs.
He never sent gifts for the sake of the neat-ankled maid, for he knew in his heart that golden-haired Menelaus would win, since he was greatest of the Achaeans in possessions and was ever sending messages (44) to horse-taming Castor and prize-winning Polydeuces.
31-33) ...to horse-taming Castor and prize-winning Polydeuces, desiring to be the husband of rich-haired Helen, though he had never seen her beauty, but because he heard the report of others.
Holmes declares that he overheard me caution him against the great danger of taking more than two drops of castor oil, while I recommended strychnine in large doses as a sedative.
Metheringham, United Kingdom, August 08, 2019 --(PR.com)-- Market-leading component supplier Elesa are delighted to offer the broad range of their RE series castors and wheels in a variety of materials specifically oriented toward dealing with industrial surfaces, loads, operational requirements and environmental demands such as chemicals and temperatures.
M2 EQUITYBITES-February 28, 2017-Colson Group Acquires UK Castor and Wheel Maker Colson Castors
Skill rating: Medium DAY BED THIS is a really easy project - it's simply a case of joining two pallets of the same size together, painting and adding castors.
Derbyshire-based Master-Mover said the Bed Mover machine had been designed so that it could be quickly attached to the castors of beds using a unique coupling mechanism.
Martinek says operators should take advantage of trade shows and seminars to learn about new technology and to meet castors and manufacturers.
With the new and elegant castors, adjustable height and improved tilt mechanism Oxford will add an air of efficient sophistication to the office.
If I understand your idea, when you fit your castors to the bottom of the piece of furniture it makes it easier to slide over carpets, rather than popping out of the castors when being moved.
Wheel and castor makers Colson Europe have developed a range of heat and chill-resistant, and pressure-washable, castors for use in bakeries and other parts of the food industry.
Originally founded in 1925, the Revvo Castor Company is a major UK manufacturer of heavy-duty castors and wheels.
Mr Gordon Brown, chairman of Kenrick and head of the Spire Group, said: "We are extremely pleased with the acquisition and believe that the added range of castors and additional customers will considerably strengthen the company's position in the market place."