Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun One that conveys, especially a mechanical apparatus that transports materials, packages, or items being assembled from one place to another.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun See conveyer

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

  • noun (Mach.) A contrivance for carrying objects from place to place; esp., one for conveying grain, coal, etc., -- as a spiral or screw turning in a pipe or trough, an endless belt with buckets, or a truck running along a rope.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A person that conveys, transports or delivers.
  • noun Anything that conveys, transports or delivers.
  • noun A mechanical arrangement for transporting material or objects, generally over short or moderate distances, as from one part of a building to another.

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

  • noun a person who conveys (carries or transmits)
  • noun a moving belt that transports objects (as in a factory)

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

to convey + -or.

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