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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.
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.
The contract includes the supply of more than 40 new VSAT systems with satellite Internet based on Castors global VSAT network, Inmarsat Fleetbroadband as back-up for the VSAT service and IT support for the vessel LAN infrastructure.
M2 EQUITYBITES-February 28, 2017-Colson Group Acquires UK Castor and Wheel Maker Colson Castors
com)-- The new Elesa Castors and Wheels catalogue offers a one-stop reference for their full range of castor assemblies and components for the industrial, office, medical, display, laboratory, engineering and associated industries.
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.
The Workstands and Frame benches are height adjustable with 125mm diameter castors with brakes and provide 300kg U.
Martinek says operators should take advantage of trade shows and seminars to learn about new technology and to meet castors and manufacturers.
It is still designed to support the natural curves of the body and is available with a high or low back, in fabric or leather; armrests and castors are optional.
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.