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Synonyms for sparker

a wire net to stop sparks from an open fireplace or smokestack

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Special thanks are also due to the Articles Editor, Kelsey Marand, and the Publication Editor, Stuart Sparker. Each went well beyond their "call of duty" and their help, humor, and contribution to this issue must be noted.
(2010) mention the sparker (the source is an electric high-voltage impulse generated under water; source frequency 5 kHz) as a source which guarantees repeatability.
THE full England squad: The England squad for the Euro 2012 qualifier against Montenegro is: S Carson (West Brom), J Hart (Man City), D Stockdale (Ipswich); L Baines (Everton), G Cahill (Bolton), A Cole (Chelsea), P Jagielka (Everton), P Jones (Man Utd), M Richards (Man City), J Terry (captain, Chelsea), K Walker (Tottenham); G Barry (Man City), S Downing (Liverpool), A Johnson (Man City), F Lampard (Chelsea), JMilner (Man City), SParker (Tottenham), T Walcott (Arsenal), A Young (Man Utd); D Bent (Aston Villa), A Carroll (Liverpool), W Rooney (Man Utd), D Welbeck (Man Utd), B Zamora (Fulham).
The 5.4-ounce kit, packed in its own waterproof drybag, is crammed with emergency items: a compass, mini-rescue flash signal mirror, whistle, one-handed sparker, waterproof Tinder Quik, reflective Heatsheets Survival Blanket, survival fishing kit and duct tape.
So, during this phase of the survey, a different sound source, the Applied Acoustics' Squid 2000 Sparker, was teamed with the CSP-D 2400.
This form provides another teacher in the classroom with the PVE teacher at the same time, a factor that can help provide better observation for students' practical performance and behavior (Sparker, 2003).
* If the little sparker gizmo on your propane grill isn't working, turn off the propane and get the starter replaced or repaired.
The Pedersoli lock proved to be an excellent sparker, although the trigger pull was a bit heavy.
"We found that blue whales called consistently more on seismic exploration days than on non-exploration days as well as during periods within a seismic survey day when the sparker was operating," she said.
My naval career was cut shot in September of 1940 when the sub-chaser on which I was the "sparker" was involved in a mishap.
Los equipos utilizados para ambas adquisiciones fueron un sparker de 1,1kHz y un perfilador de fango (sub-bottom profiler o pinger) de 3,5kHz, respectivamente.
The engine is a sparker and in normal conditions gives similar performance to sports coupe.
It contains the basics for survival on land: compass, flint sparker and tinder, aluminum foil for water containment, whistle, mirror, fishing kit, scalpel blade and duct tape, among others.