arrester arrester

Definition(s):

  • (n) a restraint that slows airplanes as they land on the flight deck of an aircraft carrier

Usage(s):

  1. A lightning arrester no bigger than a quart-size fruit jar receives the bolt, discharges it harmlessly through its coils.
  2. To his intense wrath, his arrester was Orange's Police Chief Ed O'Reilly, a friend whom he had baptized into his church.

News

  • Hollister Open practice & Training course June 29th&30th

    GOT will be having an Open Practice on June 29th!!!Cost: 25$ No spark arrester red sticker ok!! Sign in at gate.Open Practice: 9am to 2 pm GOT will be having a Training Class @ GP Track, Hollister Hills on Sunday June 30th!! Track will be for private training. We will work on basic fundamentals and live scenarios that will accur out on the track. This is a great oppurtunity to learn or imprve ...
    on June 29, 2013     Source: WPXI Pittsburgh

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