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from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun One who or that which abates.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun One who abates a nuisance.
  • noun A person who, without right, enters into a freehold on the death of the last possessor, before the heir or devisee.

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

  • noun a person who abates a nuisance

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