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[steer-er] /ˈstɪər ər/
a person or thing that steers.
Informal. a confederate who directs potential customers to a gambling game, brothel, drug seller, etc.
Origin of steerer
steer1 + -er1 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • The density of the steerer tubes can cause the forks to crack and break, posing a fall hazard to the consumer.
  • The forks steerer can break during normal use, causing the rider to lose control, fall and suffer serious injuries.
  • The bicycle's fork steerer tube can break, causing the rider to lose control and fall, posing a risk of injury.
  • The steerer is implemented upstream from the the high-resolution magnet and will be replaced by an electrostatic steerer.
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Expensive: steep prices

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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