By-bidder
By-bidder By"-bid`der, n. One who bids at an auction in behalf of the auctioneer or owner, for the purpose of running up the price of articles. [U.S.] [1913 Webster]

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  • by-bidder — by bidding, n. /buy bid euhr/, n. a person employed to bid at an auction in order to raise the prices for the auctioneer or seller. [1875 80; BY + BIDDER] * * * …   Universalium

  • by-bidder — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ noun : one who bids at an auction in behalf of the auctioneer or owner in order to run up the price * * * by bidding, n. /buy bid euhr/, n. a person employed to bid at an auction in order to raise the prices for the auctioneer or… …   Useful english dictionary

  • by-bidder — One employed by the seller or his agent to bid on property with no purpose to become a purchaser, so that bidding thereon may be stimulated in others who are bidding in good faith …   Black's law dictionary

  • by-bidder — One employed by the seller or his agent to bid on property with no purpose to become a purchaser, so that bidding thereon may be stimulated in others who are bidding in good faith …   Black's law dictionary

  • by-bidder — See by bidding …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • by-bidding — See by bidder. * * * …   Universalium

  • Bidder's organ — is a spherical, brownish organ in any member of the family Bufonidae, or simply, toads. The organ is located just in front of the kidney, or, mesonephros. It is formed at the cranial tip of the male and female gonad during the larval stage.… …   Wikipedia

  • bidder — UK [ˈbɪdə(r)] / US [ˈbɪdər] noun [countable] Word forms bidder : singular bidder plural bidders 1) someone who makes bids for something, for example at an auction (= an event where things are sold to the person who offers the most money) The… …   English dictionary

  • lowest responsible bidder — Bidder who not only has lowest price which conforms with the specifications, but also is financially able and competent to complete work as evidenced by prior performance …   Black's law dictionary

  • lowest responsible bidder — Bidder who not only has lowest price which conforms with the specifications, but also is financially able and competent to complete work as evidenced by prior performance …   Black's law dictionary

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