Blancher
Blancher Blanch"er, n. One who, or that which, blanches or whitens; esp., one who anneals and cleanses money; also, a chemical preparation for this purpose. [1913 Webster]

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  • Blancher — Blanch er, n. One who, or that which, frightens away or turns aside. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] And Gynecia, a blancher, which kept the dearest deer from her. Sir P. Sidney. [1913 Webster] And so even now hath he divers blanchers belonging to the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • blancher — noun see blanch …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • blancher — See blanch. * * * …   Universalium

  • blancher — (blan ché) s. m. Tanneur de petits cuirs. ÉTYMOLOGIE    Blanc …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • blancher — n. persone who blanches, person who whitens; person who cleanses money; chemical preparation for cleansing money; cooking pot with a basket into which food can be lowered for blanching or steaming …   English contemporary dictionary

  • blancher — blanch·er …   English syllables

  • blancher — I. nchə(r) noun ( s) Etymology: blanch (II) + er : one that blanches something (as foods, metals, linens) II. noun ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • Phillip Blancher — ran in the 1995 Ontario general election as an independent candidate while attending high school at age 18 in the riding of Leeds Grenville. To this date, he is the youngest person in Ontario history to run for provincial office.Fact|date=April… …   Wikipedia

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