Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A drier; one employed in a drying establishment; one who is engaged in carrying on some drying operation.

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Examples

  • ‘kempster’ (pectrix), ‘dryster’ (siccatrix), ‘brawdster’, (I suppose embroideress) {171}, and ‘salster’ (salinaria) {172}.

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