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Meaning of DUSTER

Pronunciation:  'dustur

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  a pitch thrown deliberately close to the batter
  2. [n]  a piece of cloth used for dusting
  3. [n]  a loose coverall (coat or frock) reaching down to the ankles
 

DUSTER is a 6 letter word that starts with D.

 

 Synonyms: dust coat, dustcloth, dustrag, gabardine, gaberdine, smock
 
 See Also: coverall, delivery, piece of cloth, piece of material, pitch

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Dust"er\, n.
1. One who, or that which, dusts; a utensil that frees from
   dust. Specifically:
   (a) (Paper Making) A revolving wire-cloth cylinder which
       removes the dust from rags, etc.
   (b) (Milling) A blowing machine for separating the flour
       from the bran.

2. A light over-garment, worn in traveling to protect the
   clothing from dust. [U.S.]

 

 

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