Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In brewing and distilling, a horizontal vane revolving over the surface of wort in a cooler, to produce a circular current in the liquor.

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

  • noun (Brewing) A horizontal vane revolving over the surface of wort in a cooler, to produce a circular current in the liquor.

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

  • noun brewing A horizontal vane revolving over the surface of wort in a cooler, so as to produce a circular current in the liquor.

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

flight +‎ -er?

Examples

  • George Bush was busy protecting us from Mexican flighter pilots during the same period.

    Kerry

  • He was an American, a doctor, and she was grateful for the cheerful boyish enthusiasm he had shown and the friendly way he had helped her, a nervous first-flighter, answering all her questions with his lopsided grin.

    Call Of The Heart

  • Warde was the right sort, a clinker, a first flighter.

    The Hill A Romance of Friendship

  • Warde was the right sort, a clinker, a first flighter.

    The Hill A Romance of Friendship

  • It is there that I, intent on my own investigations, have passed and re-passed a hundred times the worn leonine face, white as the snow beneath him, furrowed with wrinkles like the seams and gashes upon the North Cape; the nervous hand, integrally a part of the mechanism of his flighter; and above all, the wonderful lambent eyes turned to the zenith.

    Actions and Reactions

  • Thus equipped, he summons Herrera and Tinsley, his pupils, to the final demonstration as calmly as though he were ordering his flighter for some mid-day journey to Marseilles.

    Actions and Reactions

  • If the plane gets hijacked, I think the job of the flighter planes are to shoot that bitch down before it flies into something.

    Original Signal - Transmitting Digg

  • He said he's frequently contacted by military personnel and has a display in the Woody Hayes Athletic Center that includes pictures of Ohio State memorabilia in jet flighter planes, flags that have been flown overseas and battalion coins.

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  • He said he's frequently contacted by military personnel and has a display in the Woody Hayes Athletic Center that includes pictures of Ohio State memorabilia in jet flighter planes, flags that have been flown overseas and battalion coins.

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  • He said he's frequently contacted by military personnel and has a display in the Woody Hayes Athletic Center that includes pictures of Ohio State memorabilia in jet flighter planes, flags that have been flown overseas and battalion coins.

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