strapper


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strap·per

 (străp′ər)
n.
A powerfully built, robust person.
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strapper

(ˈstræpə)
n
informal a strapping person
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
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Noun1.strapper - a large and strong and heavyset man; "he was a bull of a man"; "a thick-skinned bruiser ready to give as good as he got"
adult male, man - an adult person who is male (as opposed to a woman); "there were two women and six men on the bus"
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References in classic literature ?
"A strapper--a real strapper, Jane: big, brown, and buxom; with hair just such as the ladies of Carthage must have had.
Prince of Penzance's win was a triumph for the Payne family, with Michelle's brother Steven, who has Down Syndrome, the six-year-old gelding's strapper.
Payne celebrated the win with her strapper and brother Steven, who has Down's Syndrome, as the other participants finished the race, with Japanese favorite Fame Game finishing in 13th place.
Oilseed crops have higher capacity to take up nitrate from the soil and thus to accumulate large quantities of N that is stored in vegetative parts at the beginning of flowering (Hocking and Strapper 2001).Variations found in the uptake of N P and K could be due to variation in weather conditions and the total length of the growth period (Hassan and Leitch2000) as climatic variability is a major cause of reduced
The vet, assistant trainer and strapper were happy with the way she travelled, although she wasn't over the moon about being given the middle seat.
Each illustration contains a small green frog it is fun to locate and some terms like Strapper and Picnic Races are explained in a brief glossary.
To assist with this, the company installed a Mosca ATRS squarer-bundler and Mosca ROTRC strapper in 2000 and these proved such a success that in 2007, when Durham Box bought several large production machines, it added a further four strapping machines.
Colonel Jim "Strapper" Gilstrap, Director of Safety, Headquarters Air Combat Command passed away recently.
I mean, how do I get off using a strap-on on someone else?--Would-Be Strapper in San Jose
SPECIFICATIONS 2-RAM BALERS MODEL TRS-1052 TRS-1270 TRS-1288 50/100S 75/100S 100S HYDRAULIC Main Cylinder 10" bore, 12" bore, 12" bore, 254mm 305mm 305mm System Pressure 3,200 PSI, 3,200 PSI, 3,200 PSI, 220 bar 220 bar 220 bar Total Force 251,300 lb., 361,900 lb., 361,800 lb., (metric tons) 114 t 165 t 165 t Ram Face 212 PSI, 218 PSI, 218 PSI, 15 Pressure 14.6 bar 15 bar bar Bale Door Cylinder TRS, 6" bore, 6" bore, 8" bore, Hinge Side Cylinder CDS 152 mm 152 mm 203 mm Ejector Cylinder 7" bore, 8" bore, 9" bore, 203 mm 203 mm 229 mm Pre-compression RAM N/A 8" bore, 8" bore, Cylinder (Optional) 203 mm 203 mm Strapper U.S.