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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. One who plots.
  • n. A computer output device that draws graphs or pictures, usually by moving a pen.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A person who plots.
  • n. an output device that draws graphs and other pictorial images on paper, sometimes using attached pens.
  • v. Alternative form of plouter.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who plots or schemes; a contriver; a conspirator; a schemer.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Same as plouter.
  • n. One who plots, in any sense; especially, one who contrives; a contriver; a conspirator.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an instrument (usually driven by a computer) for drawing graphs or pictures
  • n. a member of a conspiracy
  • n. a planner who draws up a personal scheme of action
  • n. a clerk who marks data on a chart

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