CB and its distinctive language started in the USA but was then exported to other countries including Mexico, Germany and Canada. In the French-speaking region of Canada, the cultural defensiveness associated with the French language generated conflict and adaptation of the new loan words.
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10-10" CB operator will stop broadcasting, but will continue to listen ("I'm 10-10 on the side.") "10-20" (more often simply "20") Denotes location, as in identifying one's location ("M ... A A" (-politely- Aggravating Agitator) A CB user whose main purpose in life is to stir trouble and cause problems, usually under the influence of ... "Breaker" Telling other CB users that you'd like to start a transmission on a channel ...
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