rummager
noun see rummage I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Rummager — Rum ma*ger, n. 1. One who rummages. [1913 Webster] 2. (Naut.) A person on shipboard whose business was to take charge of stowing the cargo; formerly written {roomager}, and {romager}. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] The master must provide a perfect… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • rummager — See rummage. * * * …   Universalium

  • rummager — noun A person who rummages …   Wiktionary

  • rummager — n. one who rummages, one who makes a thorough and diligent search …   English contemporary dictionary

  • rummager — rum·mag·er …   English syllables

  • rummager — jə(r) noun ( s) Etymology: rummage + er : one that searches (as for contraband) …   Useful english dictionary

  • romager — Rummager Rum ma*ger, n. 1. One who rummages. [1913 Webster] 2. (Naut.) A person on shipboard whose business was to take charge of stowing the cargo; formerly written {roomager}, and {romager}. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] The master must provide a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • roomager — Rummager Rum ma*ger, n. 1. One who rummages. [1913 Webster] 2. (Naut.) A person on shipboard whose business was to take charge of stowing the cargo; formerly written {roomager}, and {romager}. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] The master must provide a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • rummage — rummager, n. /rum ij/, v., rummaged, rummaging, n. v.t. 1. to search thoroughly or actively through (a place, receptacle, etc.), esp. by moving around, turning over, or looking through contents. 2. to find, bring, or fetch by searching (often fol …   Universalium

  • Image retrieval — An image retrieval system is a computer system for browsing, searching and retrieving images from a large database of digital images. Most traditional and common methods of image retrieval utilize some method of adding metadata such as captioning …   Wikipedia

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