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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 boost·er /ˈbustɚ/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 boost·er /ˈbustɚ/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Boost·er n.
 1. Elec. An instrument for regulating the electro-motive force in an alternating-current circuit; -- so called because used to “boost”, or raise, the pressure in the circuit.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a person who backs a politician or a team etc.; "all their
           supporters came out for the game"; "they are friends of
           the library" [syn: supporter, protagonist, champion,
            admirer, friend]
      2: someone who is an active supporter and advocate [syn: promoter,
      3: a thief who steals goods that are in a store [syn: shoplifter,
      4: the first stage of a multistage rocket [syn: booster rocket,
          booster unit, multistage rocket, takeoff booster, takeoff
      5: an additional dose that makes sure the first dose was
         effective [syn: booster dose, booster shot, recall