hander
hander hand"er (h[a^]nd"[~e]r), n. One who hands over or transmits; a conveyer in succession. --Dryden. [1913 Webster]

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  • hander — See hand. * * * …   Universalium

  • hander — noun One who hands over or transmits; a conveyor in succession …   Wiktionary

  • hander — Glesga Glossary people that step in for you in a fight …   English dialects glossary

  • hander — harden …   Anagrams dictionary

  • hander — hand·er …   English syllables

  • hander — ˈhandə(r), ˈhaan noun ( s) 1. dialect Britain : a blow on the hand 2. : one that drops tobacco hands to the prizer for packing in hogsheads …   Useful english dictionary

  • hander-in — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ noun (plural handers in) : a textile worker who assists in the drawing in of the warp …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Two-hander — is a term for a play or movie with only two main characters. [cite web |url=http://www.variety.com/index.asp?layout=slanguage result slang=two hander page=Slanguage display=two hander |title=Slanguage Dictionary Results Two hander… …   Wikipedia

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