• WordNet 3.6
    • n sander a power tool used for sanding wood; an endless loop of sandpaper is moved at high speed by an electric motor
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: Colonel Sanders original white suit was auctioned off for $80,000 in February 2002
    • n Sander See sandal.
    • n Sander A sandpapering-machine: as, a disk-sander (one employing a revolving disk covered with sandpaper), a belt-sander, a blind-sander, a sunder and polisher.
    • n Sander A device on a locomotive or an electric car for sanding the track.
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In literature:

She turned now and beamed on Sanders.
"Ainslee's, Vol. 15, No. 5, June 1905" by Various
The lecture at Davenport was delivered at the usual hour at Moore's Hall to a very large and applauding audience, General Sanders presenting him.
"Sword and Pen" by John Algernon Owens
And there was Mrs. Sanders, the miller's wife, sweeping the least bit of snow from her front stoop.
"Harper's Young People, February 3, 1880" by Various
"Notes and Queries, Number 193, July 9, 1853" by Various
Miss Hull walked back with Ella, and we sent Mrs. Sanders a few cans of fruit.
"Letters on an Elk Hunt" by Elinore Pruitt Stewart
When Mr. Sanders asked your age, you said you were five years old, and that was all he could learn from you.
"Forgotten Tales of Long Ago" by E. V. Lucas
Mutton may be made into sanders in the same way.
"The Cook and Housekeeper's Complete and Universal Dictionary; Including a System of Modern Cookery, in all Its Various Branches," by Mary Eaton
When Diotti and old Sanders left the house they walked rapidly down Fifth Avenue.
"The Fifth String" by John Philip Sousa
George A. Sanders, M. A. Cloth binding.
"The Bondwoman" by Marah Ellis Ryan
Sanders chased Sunnysides three seasons, an' thought he'd roped him.
"The Heart of Thunder Mountain" by Edfrid A. Bingham

In poetry:

But some suppose that the trouble arose
With a certain Corporal Sanders,
Who sought to abuse the wooden shoes
That the natives wore in Flanders.
Saying: "————!"
"In Flanders" by Eugene Field
And on one Sunday evenin' I was comin' down the lane
From meetin', where our preacher had stuck and hung for rain,
And various slants on heaven kept workin' in my mind,
And the smoke from Sanders' fallow was makin' me almost blind;
"Out O’ The Fire" by William McKendree Carleton
And the neighbors come runnin' to me, with faces black as the ground,
And shouted, "Where is Katherine? She's nowhere to be found!"
An' this is all I remember, till I found myself next day,
A-lyin' in Sanders' cabin, a mile an' a half away.
"Out O’ The Fire" by William McKendree Carleton
And all I could say, was "Kath'rine, oh Kath'rine, come to me!"
And all I could think, was "Kath'rine!" and all that I could see,
Was Sanders a-standin' near to me, his finger into his eye,
And my wife a-bendin' over me, and tellin' me not to cry;
"Out O’ The Fire" by William McKendree Carleton

In news:

Jesse Nash was sitting in a cloud of his own Jil Sander cologne at one of the sidewalk tables at Nello on Madison Avenue.
Bob Ray Sanders is a columnist for the Fort Worth Star-Telegram.
The walk down Gallatin Street in downtown Vandalia to visit the new businesses continues with Cathy Sanders in her Liberty Old Towne Cheese Shop and the adjoining Lamp of Liberty Coffee and Ice Cream Shop.
A suspicious fire at the old Highland Park headquarters of the Sanders candy company is still smoldering today after fire crews battled the blaze over the weekend.
San Antonio's Sami Sanders, a Reagan High grad who has been featured on the pages of S.A.
Do you finish sand using a power sander .
But on July 14th at 12:30 pm, it will be the 22nd annual Belt Sander Racers.
But, more importantly, the sander boasts a Bosch-exclusive suspension system that "softens the connection" between the sander 's dual-bearing pad mount and the motor/handles.
I've been using PSA (pressure sensitive adhesive) and hook-and-loop sandpaper discs on my random orbit sander and cursed both types.
Dust Collection Improves Sander Performance.
Without dust collection, your sander rides on a layer of sawdust, greatly reducing its effectiveness.
If the disc is too small, the rubber backing from the disc sander may be exposed and leave streaks on the surface of the product.
Sassing Sanders, Clash over Cash: Slide Show.
Andy Sanders would like to build a new home on his 2.6-acre lot in Orangeburg, S.C.
Sherry Andrews Says Her Family Didn't Shoot Up Sanders' Home.

In science:

For example, some authors claim (Lemson & Sanders, 1992; Provenzale et al., 1994) that the use of weighting schemes allows us to extend the limits of statistical validity of the samples and, by doing so, they claim to observe trends towards homogenization outside our limits for both galaxy and cluster catalogues.
Coleman, P. H., Pietronero, L., Sanders, R. H. (1988) Absence of any characteristic correlation length in the CfA catalogue.
Lemson, G., Sanders, R. (1991) On the use of the conditional density as a description of galaxy clustering.
Further we mention about the case of ultraluminous infrared galaxies (Sanders et al. 1988).
Does the Radiative Avalanche Fueling Work in Any Active Galactic Nuclei ?
Our final test is applied to the ultraluminous infrared galaxies (ULIGs; Sanders et al. 1988).
Does the Radiative Avalanche Fueling Work in Any Active Galactic Nuclei ?