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n. street slang for methamphetamine, a drug in a chrystaline form which supposedly stimulates the senses, is popular with some illicit drug users, and is addictive. It smells bad, has serious unhealthy side effects, and its possession, use and sale without a prescription are all crimes. (See: narcotics, controlled substance)

See: dispatch, expedite, haste, hasten, help, organize, precipitate, promote, race
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A high court finally ruled to stop all discussion and said a speed trap conducted in such a manner is considered a trap and is not acceptable.
Derel Schulz said he takes offense to both the notion that speed traps exist in the city - speedtrap.
This will serve to search the QB on the speed trap.
Designed specifically to take advantage of the 3G's unique abilities and interface, NMobile was built from the ground up for drivers so they can be notified of locations of speed traps, red light cameras, and speed detection devices.
Owen was also in action on his Club #98 600cc Yamaha, clocking 172 mph in the speed trap and was on for a 17th-place overall finish when the red flags came out on the last lap and the race was stopped.
I HAVE recently been stopped by a police speed trap on the section of road between the Bay Horse roundabout and the junction with Quarmby Road.
A NEW speed trap site has been set up after residents on a danger road called for action.
Well, there were several conflicting landmark cases that came before the courts, and I am pleased to say that there was a High Court ruling in 2005 when the court decided that no offence of wilful obstruction is committed where the suspect warns motorists of a police speed trap ahead - unless it is established that those warned were either already speeding or were likely to do so at the speed trap.
A lorry driver who waved from his cab window to warn drivers behind him that they were approaching a police speed trap was not guilty of obstructing officers in the execution of their duty, the High Court has ruled.
SAN DIEGO -- Trapster, the leading speed trap and red light camera alert application for mobile platforms, has just released version 2.
ARE you the friendly sort of driver who flashes the lights to warn fellow drivers there's a speed trap ahead?
THE Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) has defended its decision to prosecute a driver who flashed his lights at other motorists to warn them of a mobile police speed trap.