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  Definition of Arrester
  1. a restraint that slows airplanes as they land on the flight deck of an aircraft carrier
Similar Words: arrester hook

 

Part Meronyms: aircraft carrier, carrier, flattop, attack aircraft carrier

 

Derivational Morphology: halt, hold, arrest

 

Anagrams: sea star, asserter, attester, reassert, terrasse

 

 
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