Deadbeat

Dead'beat` adjective (Physics) Making a beat without recoil; giving indications by a single beat or excursion; -- said of galvanometers and other instruments in which the needle or index moves to the extent of its deflection and stops with little or no further oscillation. Deadbeat escapement
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deadbeat

<physics> Making a beat without recoil; giving indications by a single beat or excursion; said of galvanometers and other instruments in which the needle or index moves to the extent of its deflection and stops with little or no further oscillation. Deadbeat escapement. See Escapement. ... Source: Websters Dictionary ... (01 Mar 1998) ...
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deadbeat

noun someone who fails to meet a financial obligation
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Deadbeat

• (a.) Making a beat without recoil; giving indications by a single beat or excursion; -- said of galvanometers and other instruments in which the needle or index moves to the extent of its deflection and stops with little or no further oscillation.
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Deadbeat

Deadbeat is slang for a poor or homeless person.
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Deadbeat

Deadbeat is slang for a poor or homeless person.
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Deadbeat

A person or company who tries to avoid paying their debts
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