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from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun See engine-stop.

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Examples

  • In that case, we were in the centre lane and this moron overtook us, cut us off and proceeded across the next lane of traffic, again cutting cars off, drove straight into the off-ramp lane, again cutting cars off and drove at twice the speed-limit up the ramp … all with his left leg, in a cast, pointing straight out the window.

    People that burn my butt…. « Mudpuddle

  • In that case, we were in the centre lane and this moron overtook us, cut us off and proceeded across the next lane of traffic, again cutting cars off, drove straight into the off-ramp lane, again cutting cars off and drove at twice the speed-limit up the ramp … all with his left leg, in a cast, pointing straight out the window.

    2009 August « Mudpuddle

  • But does any one else find it a bit strnage that topping her list of "top accomplishments" is the fact that she fought to keep a speed-limit 45-mph?

    Kris Amundson Retires

  • In that case, we were in the centre lane and this moron overtook us, cut us off and proceeded across the next lane of traffic, again cutting cars off, drove straight into the off-ramp lane, again cutting cars off and drove at twice the speed-limit up the ramp … all with his left leg, in a cast, pointing straight out the window.

    2009 August 19 « Mudpuddle

  • Associated Press Workers install a new speed-limit sign along Interstate 65 in Indiana, one of 34 states to raise its ceiling to 70 miles per hour or more.

    Why 70 Miles Per Hour Is the New 55

  • Associated Press Workers install a new speed-limit sign along Interstate 65 in Indiana, one of 34 states to raise its ceiling to 70 miles per hour or more.

    Why 70 Miles Per Hour Is the New 55

  • Observe the posted speed-limit signs on the highway.

    Hints From Heloise

  • The discrepancy, which county officials began addressing this week, can be found in the speed-limit laws of the state and Fairfax, the commonwealth's most populous locality at nearly 1.1 million residents.

    Fairfax missing out on speeding ticket funds because of legal error

  • In fact, she was stopped in a 55-mph speed zone and was about 100 feet away from a speed-limit sign increasing the speed limit to 65 mph.

    Hints From Heloise

  • Associated Press Workers install a new speed-limit sign along Interstate 65 in Indiana, one of 34 states to raise its ceiling to 70 miles per hour or more.

    Why 70 Miles Per Hour Is the New 55

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