bailer
I. noun see bailor II. noun see bail II

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Bailer — Bail er, n. (Law) See {Bailor}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bailer — Bail er, n. 1. One who bails or lades. [1913 Webster] 2. A utensil, as a bucket or cup, used in bailing; a machine for bailing water out of a pit. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bailer — >> bailsman, bailor. Webster s New World Law Dictionary. Susan Ellis Wild. 2000 …   Law dictionary

  • Bailer — A bailer is a device used for removing water which has entered a boat. In the simplest case it is simply a container which can be filled manually and tipped over the side.By extension a bailer is also a hollow plastic tube used for obtaining… …   Wikipedia

  • bailer —   Kā, o o o.    ♦ Canoe bailer, kā wa a …   English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • bailer — any container used to bail (1) …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • bailer — n. [F. baille, a bucket] (ARTHROPODA: Crustacea) An exopod of the maxilla of crayfish and lobsters that functions in regulating the flow of water in the gill chamber; scaphognathite …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • bailer — See bail1,2. * * * …   Universalium

  • bailer — noun a) one who bails or lades. b) a utensil, as a bucket or cup, used in bailing; a machine for bailing water out of a pit …   Wiktionary

  • bailer —    1. A cylindrical container used to withdraw a sample of water from a well.    2. A cylindrical container with a bottom valve for the clearing of drill cuttings from the bottom of a borehole [16] …   Lexicon of Cave and Karst Terminology

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