dasher

noun
dash·er | \ˈda-shər \

Definition of dasher 

1 : a dashing person

2 : one that dashes

3 : a device having blades for agitating a liquid or semisolid

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So its algorithms do load balancing based on dasher location, delivery address, and restaurant speed. Adam Rogers, WIRED, "How GrubHub Analyzed 4,000 Dishes to Predict Your Next Order," 2 Apr. 2018 Over the dasher came Curry, who’d scored only twice all season, both against UConn in October. John Powers, BostonGlobe.com, "Boston University edges Boston College in overtime," 17 Mar. 2018 Make a one-to-one ratio blend of cold brew coffee and the bitters, mix, and put it into a dasher. Will Gordon, Esquire, "You'll Be Drinking Maple Syrup Cocktails This Fall," 4 Oct. 2017 Dashers — DoorDash’s term for its employees — then set out to retrieve and deliver the food, which is promised to arrive at its final destination in 45 minutes or less. Alejandro Lopez, Sun-Sentinel.com, "Dunkin' Donuts launches deliveries via DoorDash in Broward and Miami-Dade," 25 July 2017 There were bubbles dotting the turf, and the edges rolled onto the dasher boards like wild vines. Jonas Shaffer, baltimoresun.com, "Monumental undertaking for Brigade to field an Arena Football League team," 5 May 2017

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First Known Use of dasher

1790, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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