Dorser
Dorser \Dor"ser\, n. See {Dosser}. [1913 Webster] ||

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  • dorser — Dosser Dos ser, n. [LL. dosserum, or F.dossier bundle of papers, part of a basket resting on the back, fr. L. dorsum back. See {Dorsal}, and cf. {Dosel}.] [Written also {dorser} and {dorsel}.] 1. A pannier, or basket. [1913 Webster] To hire a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • dorser — variant of dosser * * * /dawr seuhr/, n. dosser1. * * * dorˈser noun A dosser • • • Main Entry: ↑dorsal * * * dorser see dosser1 …   Useful english dictionary

  • dorser — /dawr seuhr/, n. dosser1. * * * …   Universalium

  • dorser — n. basket, pannier; suspending tapestry …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Dorser — ♦ Cushion or hanging for the back of a seat. (Wood, Margaret. The English Medieval House, 411) …   Medieval glossary

  • dosser — dosser1 /dos euhr/, n. 1. a basket for carrying objects on the back; pannier. 2. an ornamental covering for the back of a seat, esp. a throne or the like. 3. dossal (def. 1). Also, dorser. [1300 50; ME < AF; MF dossier < ML dosserium, var. of… …   Universalium

  • dorsel — Dosser Dos ser, n. [LL. dosserum, or F.dossier bundle of papers, part of a basket resting on the back, fr. L. dorsum back. See {Dorsal}, and cf. {Dosel}.] [Written also {dorser} and {dorsel}.] 1. A pannier, or basket. [1913 Webster] To hire a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dosser — Dos ser, n. [LL. dosserum, or F.dossier bundle of papers, part of a basket resting on the back, fr. L. dorsum back. See {Dorsal}, and cf. {Dosel}.] [Written also {dorser} and {dorsel}.] 1. A pannier, or basket. [1913 Webster] To hire a ripper s… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Receptacle — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Receptacle >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 receptacle receptacle Sgm: N 1 inclosure inclosure &c. 232 Sgm: N 1 recipient recipient receiver reservatory GRP: N 2 Sgm: N 2 compartment compartment …   English dictionary for students

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