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- n. Alternative form of cotter. (one performing labour in exchange for the right to live in a cottage)
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. In Great Britain and Ireland, a person who hires a small cottage, with or without a plot of land. Cottiers commonly aid in the work of the landlord's farm.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. See cotter.
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- n. a medieval English villein
Old French cotier. See coterie, and compare cotter. (Wiktionary)