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Synonyms for pelter

a thrower of missiles

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While an advantage of the five-lead or six-lead system versus the three-lead system is the ability to monitor a true VI for complex arrhythmias and an additional precordial lead with the six-lead system, the ability to identify myocardial ischemia is still limited (Pelter et al., 2003).
The stone pelters pelted stones on the Truck number JK03 F 2540 taking it as a SF vehicle," the Jammu and Kashmir Police said in a series of tweet.
The Black Cats boss was also keen to evaluate Pelter, who captained New Zealand at the Fifa Under-20 World Cup in Canada.
Union minister and senior BJP leader Jitendra Singh dubbed Abdullah's defence of stone- pelters as worrisome and accused him of getting tempted to speak language of separatists.
About 4,000 stone pelters have been arrested and booked under various sections of the Ranbir Penal Code ( RPC).
Just one word sums up my personality ' Stone Pelter'.
Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], June 2 ( ANI ): The Jammu and Kashmir Police has registered two FIRs (First Information Report) against the Srinagar Unit of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) over Nowhatta incident, wherein a stone pelter died after being mowed down by a CRPF vehicle.
"Stone pelters and disturbance in the region (Jammu and Kashmir) are a creation of RSS and some of the country's agencies," Rana said.
STEVE LOMAS reckons the Killie boo-boys were well out of order giving Nigel Hasselbaink pelters for being the victim of the tackle that saw Manu Pascali sent off.
DAVID VAN ZANTEN has taken pelters from Old Firm fans for forcing the title race to go down to the wire - but he's glad his Hibees have upset both Glasgow sides.
And the Dons boss fears he will be a target for the Fife boo boys on Saturday in their cup quarter-final after hearing former Dunfermline strike hero Craig Brewster (left) take pelters when he returned with Ross County last week.
He also urged Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti to come clean on the amnesty scheme being offered to first and second time stone pelters.
She got pelters for it at the time -and ended up being axed from the show.
CRAIG CONWAY took pelters in the Tannadice dressing-room for claiming Dundee United could split the Old Firm this season.
16 (ANI): The Patiala House Court on Saturday extended the police custody of the two stone pelters arrested by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) from Jammu and Kashmir.