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  • n  an elderly man
  • n  an electrician responsible for lighting on a movie or tv set
  • n  a person who exercises control over workers

  • Scratched, bitten and bruised, he would display his wounds like trophies, casually using gaffer tape to bind up a severe bite from a large saltwater crocodile that he had been .
  • The Sandton Bird Club was having its monthly meeting there, but nobody saw Carter as he used silver gaffer tape to attach a garden hose to the exhaust pipe and run it to the .
  • And the one about how he made Fisher tape her boobs down with gaffer tape.
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  • GlassFest Heating Up
    CORNING -- (WENY) Stormy weather and rain isn't dampening the hearts of local business owners in Corning's Gaffer District who rely on glass fest for that economic boost every year.
    July 18, 2013 - WENY-TV
  • Glassfest Blowout
    The museum welcomed special guests from Corning's sister city in Italy for the glass cutting, bringing a little international flavor to the kick off. Glass blowers from San Giovanni, Italy joined local gaffers to make the glass ribbon, inter-twining the colors of the American and Italian flags.
    July 18, 2013 - WENY-TV

  • Nick Colgan in Reuters UK
    I got the call from the gaffer and he gave me 24 hours to think about it, but I think it took me about 24 seconds to decide,Colgan told the club website (
  • Mikael Forssell in Donside Today
    Forssell said: "The gaffer has been a part of big games and knows what it is all about."
  • Kris Boyd in
    But Boyd told the Daily Record: "Look, the team has been winning so nobody can say the gaffer has got it wrong. I certainly am not saying that. But I don't think he or anybody else at the club would be happy if I wasn't frustrated. Of course I'm...

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