Barrier

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Barrier - Other Uses
... Barrier Highway, a state highway in New South Wales, Australia Smith Barrier (died 1989), American sports journalist ...
Michael Barrier (actor)
... Michael Barrier (born 1933) is an American former actor, best known for appearances as Lieutenant DeSalle on the original Star Trek series ... Barrier acted in many popular television series during the 1960s including The Rebel (1960), The Untouchables (1962), My Favorite Martian (1964, 1965), and Gomer Pyle ... By the end of the 1960s, Barrier had left the acting profession, and had entered law school, later working as a legal officer for the U.S ...
Accession Day Tilt - A Visitor's Account
... long room at Weithol palace, near Westminster, opposite the barrier where the tournament was to be held ... From this room a broad staircase led downwards, and round the barrier stands were arranged by boards above the ground, so that everybody by paying 12d ... spectators, men, women and girls, got places, not to speak of those who were within the barrier and paid nothing ...
Chock (wheel) - Parking Chocks
... A parking space commonly contains a parking chock, a barrier which is used to prevent cars from pulling too far into the space and obstructing a neighboring ... This barrier, also called a parking stop or a turtarrier, is usually made of concrete or recycled plastic and will normally be a horizontal bar to stop ... In a parking garage, the barrier will often be a concrete wall ...
Crowd Control Barrier - Characteristics
... The international standard barrier lengths are 1-metre, 2-metre, and 2.5-metre ... The standard height (for optimum safety and visibility) of a barrier is 43 inches ... also hot dip galvanized after fabrication, which allows the barriers to be placed and even stored outside without the danger of rusting ...

Famous quotes containing the word barrier:

    ... social evils are dangerously contagious. The fixed policy of persecution and injustice against a class of women who are weak and defenseless will be necessarily hurtful to the cause of all women.
    —Fannie Barrier Williams (1855–1944)

    Only men of moral and mental force, of a patriotic regard for the relationship of the two races, can be of real service as ministers in the South. Less theology and more of human brotherhood, less declamation and more common sense and love for truth, must be the qualifications of the new ministry that shall yet save the race from the evils of false teaching.
    —Fannie Barrier Williams (1855–1944)

    Clearly, some time ago makers and consumers of American junk food passed jointly through some kind of sensibility barrier in the endless quest for new taste sensations. Now they are a little like those desperate junkies who have tried every known drug and are finally reduced to mainlining toilet bowl cleanser in an effort to get still higher.
    Bill Bryson (b. 1951)