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An employee or a mechanical apparatus that sets up pins in a bowling alley.


(ˈpɪnˌsɛtə) or


1. (Bowls & Bowling) a machine in a bowling alley that sets the pins into their correct positions
2. (Bowls & Bowling) a person in a bowling alley who sets the pins into their correct positions


(ˈpɪnˌsɛt ər)

a person or mechanical apparatus in a bowling alley that places the pins in position.
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The Georgia Vocational Rehabilitation Agency (GVRA) Roosevelt Warm Springs (RWS), is seeking bids from qualified suppliers to provide upgrades to Pinspotters, Management System, Automatic Scoring System and any other necessary tasks associated with upgrading the Ruzycki Center for Therapeutic Rehabilitation Bowling Center equipment.