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Rol·ler

(rol'ĕr),
Christian F.W., German neurologist and psychiatrist, 1844-1978. See: Roller nucleus.

roller

(rōl′ĕr) [O.Fr., roll]
1. A strip of muslin or other cloth rolled up in cylinder form for surgical use.
2. A roller bandage.

bandage roller

A device for rolling bandages.

Roller

a breed of canaries bred solely for their distinctive voice. It is soft with long, intricate rolls or tours. Color is variable. A number of different song passages are recognized; in exhibitions are judged on their songs.

roller

harness of a wide leather band that encircles the horse at the girth place, behind the elbows. Good models have stuffed pads that fit on either side of the dorsal spine and keep pressure off it. Can be used for decoration, for anchoring check-reins when breaking into harness and for keeping a rug, quarter sheet and other horse garments in place.
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uses a hot-gas torch to fuse the incoming tow and the previous ply and a compaction roller to apply pressure to the tows to ensure they remain in place.
This will include adding to our general plant hire facilities including excavators, dumpers and compaction rollers as well as additional access hire equipment.
The roller demonstrations showed that intelligent compaction rollers could track and determine the optimum number of roller passes, monitor the surface temperature of asphalt pavements, and report measurements back to the operator to better control the compaction process.
1 loader/backhoes, excavators, motor graders, wheel loaders, vibratory compaction rollers, crawler dozers, skid steers, compact track loaders and rough-terrain forklifts.
The Terex line includes compact track loaders, compact excavators, compact wheel loaders, site dumpers, tractor loader backhoes, light towers, telehandlers, compaction rollers and tracked utility vehicles.
From the mini excavators to the humungus Caterpillars, the bulldozers and the compaction rollers, I've been given a front-seat view of equipment that makes light work of heavy jobs.
Terex Corporation (NYSE: TEX) today announced that it has acquired a controlling share of its ongoing joint venture, Terex Vectra Equipment, which builds loader-backhoes, skid steer loaders and compaction rollers at a facility occupying 36 acres in Greater Noida, Utter Pradesh, India.