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pinsetter

[pin-set-er] /ˈpɪnˌsɛt ər/
noun
1.
a mechanical apparatus in a bowling alley that places all of the pins into position at one time and removes pins that have been knocked down.
2.
Origin
1915-1920
1915-20; pin + setter
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  • Any damage caused by use of another brand pin will void pinsetter warranty.
  • Provide the number of years your company has been in the maintenance of pinsetter equipment business.

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