Definitions

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  • n. An usher to a riding master.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An usher to a riding master.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In the manège, an usher to a riding-master.
  • n. An annual acanthaceous herb, Erianthera paniculata (Justicia paniculata of Burman), native to India and Ceylon, where it is sometimes cultivated in gardens.

Etymologies

French, ultimately from Latin creatus (" putMEANINGhere created, begotten"); compare Italian creato ("pupil, servant"), Spanish criado ("a servant, client"). (Wiktionary)

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