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street sweeper

n. a machine gun. In my neighborhood, the sound of street sweepers is about as common as the sound of horns honking.
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Liberal Democrat councillor Nigel Howells' Adamsdown ward is within Zone 2, but he wants the street sweepers reinstated on their rounds.
The Street Sweeper is neither as experimental as Seven Types, nor does it match the artistry of the novels of Dickens and Irving.
To create the Sentinel, Tennant upgraded its popular 830II street sweeper with 50 material changes, including a new engine that meets global emission standards.
The inaugural novella, a gritty piece written by Ronnin Ro titled Street Sweeper tells the story of a hit man who accidentally kills a little girl, then decides to turn his life around.
Construction and delivery of a street sweeper with interchangeable body (Winter maintenance equipment).
The department has been boosted by the arrival of the town's new street sweeper, which was approved at the spring town meeting.
London, June 30 (ANI): A British psychologist has stated that mothers have a lower status in society than street sweepers, making them feel unvalued.
The pink 2001 Freightliner/Elgin street sweeper will be sold to the highest bidder on auction day, with no minimum bids or reserve prices.
SEVEN schoolchildren have put their mark on the city by naming the council's street sweeper fleet.
So why not have a thought for the poor old street sweeper and bin your trash this New Year's Eve?
A man with a label and number rather than a name, Equality 7-2521, toils as a street sweeper in a future city where a regimented form of governance has held sway for centuries.
A STREET sweeper saved two men from a blazing building - then carried on with his rounds.
Street sweeper Darren Taylor, from Brighton, will be brushing up on romance when he turns up to marry cleaner Teresa Patrick - in his dustcart.
The Law Offices of Nicholas Koluncich III, LLC is investigating possible breaches of fiduciary duty by the Board of Directors of Bio-Reference Laboratories (BRLI) brought to light by troubling allegations in "The Street Sweeper.
Pinellas County desires to enter into a lease contract with a qualified Mechanical Street Sweeper manufacturer or authorized dealer to provide with three (3) new heavy duty high performance 4-wheel mechanical street sweepers, including full bumper-to-bumper maintenance services.