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  • n. Plural form of erecter.


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  • They are great builders, erecters of monuments, raisers of grain, polygamists, and they now have a young Hebrew ruler, corresponding in every important respect with Joseph.

    Pharaoh's Broker Being the Very Remarkable Experiences in Another World of Isidor Werner

  • The hunters, the searchers and the erecters of barriers that he had seen all through the day must be home by now, asleep, or about to retire.


  • By this which we have already set down is seen the beginning and end of the three first monarchies of the world; whereof the founders and erecters thought, that they could never have ended.

    A Book of English Prose Part II, Arranged for Secondary and High Schools

  • Fitters and erecters, to do the rougher and heavier part of fitting the engines together.

    The Iron Horse

  • Chemistry and medicine, released from the tedious but not useless apprenticeship they had served to alchemy and empiricism, set up on their own account, and as a consequence, the 'nut of the sea' soon lost its European reputation as a curative, though it was still considered a very great curiosity, and the unsettled problem of its origin formed a famous stock of building materials for the erecters of theoretical edifices.

    Chambers's Edinburgh Journal, No. 443 Volume 17, New Series, June 26, 1852


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