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A device used to cancel something, especially one that makes a cancellation on a postage stamp.
- ‘Eventually, all network echo cancelers were updated or replaced with ones that could be disabled.’
- ‘Because they were distributed only to major cities, we would not expect to find strikes of the commercial rubber cancelers on Executive, State, Justice, or Navy stamps.’
- ‘The top configuration tests how the canceler responds to signals that arrive through different delay paths.’
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Before you run for the hills, let’s run through a list of ‘run’ expressions that are running through our minds.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.