Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A wooden rubber with which gunpowder is mealed.
  • n. One who takes his meals at one place and lodges at another.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • The mealer loved and respected the haul-mealer, or wished him in Jericho, and the haul-mealer in like manner the mealer, on general grounds, like other persons with whom he came in contact, without any reference to his place of abode.

    Reflections and Comments 1865-1895

  • The first cottages were very plain structures, which he cunningly spoke of as "shanties," or "log huts," in which he simply lodged, and went to the hotels or neighboring farm-houses for his food in the simple and unpretending character of a haul-mealer.

    Reflections and Comments 1865-1895

  • Again, this dish looks manageable in one sitting, but that white truffle oil mixed with the risotto proved to be a two-mealer.

    LAist

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    William Kamkwamba: In Malawi, No More Sharing Water With Goats

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    Bryan Mealer: Anniversary of a Massacre Foretold

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    William Kamkwamba: In Malawi, No More Sharing Water With Goats

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    Bryan Mealer: Anniversary of a Massacre Foretold

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