Definitions

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  • n. A person or thing that raises.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who, or that which, raises (in various senses of the verb).

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A person who raises or is occupied in raising anything, as buildings, plants, animals, etc.
  • n. That which raises; a device of any kind used for raising, lifting, or elevating anything: as, a water-raiser.

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

  • n. someone concerned with the science or art or business of cultivating the soil
  • n. a bridge partner who increases the partner's bid

Etymologies

raise +‎ -er (Wiktionary)

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