shredder
noun see shred II

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • shredder — shred‧der [ˈʆredə ǁ ər] noun [countable] OFFICE a machine that cuts documents into small pieces so that no one can read them * * * shredder UK US /ˈʃredər/ noun [C] (also paper shredder) WORKPLACE ► a machine for cutting documents into small… …   Financial and business terms

  • Shredder — Shredder: Shredder кодовое имя Mozilla Thunderbird 3. Шреддер (Черепашки ниндзя) персонаж истории о Черепашках ниндзя. «Шреддер» сильная шахматная программа, разработанная Stefan Meyer Kahlen. См. также Шредер …   Википедия

  • shredder — 1570s, agent noun from SHRED (Cf. shred) …   Etymology dictionary

  • shredder — ► NOUN ▪ a device for shredding something, especially documents …   English terms dictionary

  • shredder — [shred′ər] n. 1. a person or thing that shreds 2. an apparatus for cutting large quantities of paper into thin strips in order to destroy it (as secret documents) or to use it for packing, etc …   English World dictionary

  • Shredder — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Shredder (jeu d échecs). Shredder (Le Déchiqueteur en version québécoise), de son vrai nom Oroku Saki, est un personnage de la bande dessinée américaine des Tortues Ninja. Il est l ennemi le plus acharné des… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Shredder — Schredder bezeichnet: ein mechanisches Gerät zum Zerkleinern unterschiedlicher Materialien, siehe Schredder (Maschine) Computerprogramme, die zu löschende Dateien überschreiben, siehe Eraser (Software) Shredder bezeichnet: ein Schachprogramm,… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • shredder — [[t]ʃre̱də(r)[/t]] shredders N COUNT A shredder is a machine for shredding things such as documents or parts of bushes that have been cut off. ...a document shredder. ...a garden shredder …   English dictionary

  • shredder — noun a) A machine that tears up objects into smaller pieces, especially a paper shredder or garbage shredder. b) A program that overwrites deleted data to prevent recovery …   Wiktionary

  • Shredder — Shred|der 〈[ ʃrɛ̣d ] m. 5〉 = Schredder * * * Shred|der [ ʃrɛdɐ ]: engl. Schreibung von ↑ Schredder. * * * Shrẹdder   [ʃ ; englisch »Reißwolf«, von to shred »zerfetzen«], Schrẹdder, eine Anlage, mit der sperrige Gegenstände, wie Holz, Altautos,… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • shredder — UK [ˈʃredə(r)] / US [ˈʃredər] noun [countable] Word forms shredder : singular shredder plural shredders a machine that destroys documents by cutting them into long thin pieces …   English dictionary

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