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booster

1. A thief, especially a shoplifter. Mall security just brought in another booster with some loot from one of the department stores.
2. A supporter of someone or something in particular. I'm a booster for that plucky young upstart, not the incumbent mayor.

booster

1. n. a shoplifter. The cops hauled in two boosters by noon.
2. n. a supporter (of someone or some cause). I’m a booster of lots of good causes.
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On the basis on the end users/applications, this report focuses on the status and outlook for major applications/end users, sales volume, market share and growth rate of Booster Manipulator for each application, including-
Parked in front of his office are two his cars, a Hyundai Genesis Sports car and a mean-looking 2017 Ford Mustang GT both equipped with all his offerings and most especially the Speed Booster.
ResiBoost: A variable speed booster sets range developed for residential buildings (single phase up to 2.2kW).
Clarins' breakthrough line is the result of the French luxury skincare company's 10-year research on booster products.
The rules state they must stay in the booster seat until they are 12 years old, but new laws are set to be introduced after experts claimed the type of seat is unsuitable for smaller children.
Then, to qualify for the discount, take your old cushion booster with you when you collect your new high back booster from the store.
Clarins BOOSTER Detox is specifically designed for congested skin.
The third generation of Herbicide Booster is designed with smaller particles to blend quickly with all types of herbicide chemistry.
Under planned new rules backless booster seats - also known as booster cushions - would only be approved for use for children taller than 125cm and weighing more than 22kg (3st 6.5lbs).
The California company led by Elon Musk shared a picture of the returned booster Sunday.
BOOSTER seats can help keep older children safer before they're ready for safety belts.
Wilson Pro booster systems use antennas and an amplifier to capture available cell signals outside a building, boost those signals and redistribute the amplified signals inside the building, ensuring reliable coverage even inside buildings where signals previously were weak or unavailable.
If it is necessary to have a higher volume of boosted pipework than the recommended maximum, then we would recommend installation of a non-return valve on the booster outlet.
Baikonur cosmodrome is getting ready to launch the Proton-M rocket carrier with Breeze-M booster, the Russian Federal Space Agency said.
Siemens Industry introduces an Integral Volume Booster accessory for the Sipart PS2 electro-pneumatic valve positioner, designed for pneumatic actuators that require high flow for fast stroking times.