stacker

Definitions

  • Car Loaded with Lumber on its Edges by the Automatic Stacker
    Car Loaded with Lumber on its Edges by the Automatic Stacker
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n stacker a laborer who builds up a stack or pile
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The Construction of the Automatic Lumber Stacker The Construction of the Automatic Lumber Stacker

Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • stacker To stagger.
    • stacker To stammer.
    • n stacker An attachment to a threshing-machine for raising and delivering the straw from the machine, either upon a wagon or upon a stack. It consists of an endless-belt elevator running in a trough that can be placed at any angle, the whole being mounted on wheels, and connected by belting with the thresher, or with the engine or other motor. Also called straw- or hay-elevator, and stacking-machine. Another form of stacker consists of a portable derrick used with a hayfork, and commonly called a stacking-derrick.
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Usage

In literature:

He had no man to run the mower and he couldn't run both the mower and the stacker, so you can fancy what a place he was in.
"Letters of a Woman Homesteader" by Elinore Pruitt Stewart
I c'n stand as long at the tail of a stacker as any man, sir.
"Prairie Folks" by Hamlin Garland
I c'n stand as long at the tail of a stacker as any man, sir.
"Other Main-Travelled Roads" by Hamlin Garland
In haying he served as stacker.
"A Son of the Middle Border" by Hamlin Garland
Lumber stackers, wages of, 103.
"Negro Migration during the War" by Emmett J. Scott
Stacker, James, 41 (note 2).
"Sir Thomas Urquhart of Cromartie, Knight" by John Willcock
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In news:

Tool Maker, Stacker of Wheat.
The new Superior Industries' 48-page product handbook details features and benefits of its telescoping radial stackers, portable stackers, transfer conveyors , feed systems and stationary conveying.
Burger King bacon cheeseburger "BK Stackers".
ServoMaster roll feed, a CPDTT-4815 dual threading table, a CPPS-350-48 power straightener, a CPPS-20048 coil reel and coil car, an HPS-48 hydraulic production shear , and a SPGST-100 single-station drop stacker.
Stack-N-Store multi-lane draping stacker .
This experiment arose from the need to find an adequate replacement for a long-term employee who is, by far, the best washcloth stacker I've ever seen.
This type of rainbow is called a supernumerary rainbow, or stacker rainbow.
This type of rainbow is called a supernumerary rainbow , or stacker rainbow.
Maintenance Tips for Telescopic Stackers.
Taylor's popular TS-9972 Reach Stacker can now be equipped with a hydraulically powered 45 ton coil grab designed and built by Winkle Industries to load steel coils onto rail cars and trucks.
Wawa's mini-load stacker cranes move crates in and out of the 80,000-crate high-bay location.
Meet the fastest 10 year old sport stacker on the planet.
Last year?s attempt drew 413,259 stackers from around the world.
These brightly illustrated stackers let kids design their very own cities.
Stackers race against the clock, compete in relays and often combine sport stacking with fitness ...
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