Starting bar

(Steam Eng.) a hand lever for working the valves in starting an engine.

See also: Starting

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In the Part's manufacturing technology module are introduced the preliminary data of the technology consisting of an identifying code, the starting bar piece and the part to be manufactured.
Whether counting cards, seducing dangerous women, cruising the strip or starting bar brawls, there's lots of excitement on the way to the top.
Where you go and what you do is your call whether counting cards, seducing dangerous women, cruising the strip or starting bar brawls, there's lots of excitement on the way to the top.