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alligator

slang Remnants from a tire's tread, as found discarded on a roadway. So called because the treads resemble the scales of an alligator. Whoa, watch out for that alligator in the middle of the road!

gator

slang Remnants from a tire's tread, as found discarded on a roadway. So called because the treads resemble the scales of an alligator. Whoa, watch out for that gator in the middle of the road!

later, gator

A shortening of the childish rhyme "see you later, alligator." Later, gator! I'll see you again next week A: "Bye Daddy, have a nice day at work!" B: "Later gator!"
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alligator

and gator
n. a long, heavy, black segment of the outside of a tire, usually a truck tire, found on the highway. We dodged off onto the shoulder to avoid running over an alligator. A gator bashed in the bottom of my gas tank.

gator

verb

Later, gator

and L8R G8R
phr. & comp. abb. See you later, alligator. C U L8R G8R.
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In the excitement of a stalk, it's easy to lose where the gator submerged.
On any given fall Saturday, a colorful parade of Noles and Gators supporters heads out of town on 1-75, team flags flapping in the wind and tailgate gear in tow.
In my experience, it will be why the gator carried out the attack at the Seven Seas Lagoon."
He added that the gator in the photo appears to be about 10 feet long.
The Gators' three-deep pitching staff has a combined ERA of 0.58 this season despite the loss of former ace Hannah Rogers, who was 4-0 against the Ducks and allowed one run in those four starts.
It was a real surprise to find that after a few hot dogs the gators like their desert, so Charlie would toss marshmallows onto the water that were quickly gobbled up.
Trying to expand the lead, Driskel led the Gators into East Carolina territory before Josh Hawkins forced a fumble by receiver Chris Thompson.
Mohnani gave the Gators the lead with 47 seconds left, before finding Asswani for a triple to seal the crown.
Gators hate noise, and any water hitting the sides of the boat ca ii ruin a hunt.
27 -- India's leading factual entertainment network, Discovery Channel brings the all new exciting series 'Gator Boys' with the boisterous duo Paul Bedard and Jimmy Riffle.
Whether we're talking 10 footer or true monster, this is a different animal from the six- to eight-foot gators preferred--and commonly harvested--for skin and meat.
While there are plenty of places to hunt gators on private land in Florida, in most cases they are a pay-per-foot operation.
mortgage industry, has launched new integrations to Gators, its browser-based settlement services and vendor management system, that enable the system to auto-populate Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) forms, automate calls to vendors and export title data onto customer XML fields, among other features.
TRAVEL F you're looking for a close up and R SECRETS SWAMP KING: Captain Steve on a nature hunt tree tops, two gators, a family of Florida white-tailed deer, a Bob Cat, and a whole host of snakes.