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Lighter

Light´er   Pronunciation: līt´ẽr
n.1.One who, or that which, lights; as, a lighter of lamps.
cigarette lighter
A small portable device which produces a flame when a button is pushed, carried on the person to allow one to light cigarettes conveniently, and taking the place of a match. It may have a reservoir of liquid fuel conveyed by a wick, or may contain compressed butane as the fuel.
1.(Naut.) A large boat or barge, mainly used in unloading or loading vessels which can not reach the wharves at the place of shipment or delivery.
Lighter screw
(Mach.) a screw for adjusting the distance between the stones in a grinding mill by raising or lowering the bridgetree.
v. t.1.To convey by a lighter, as to or from the shore; as, to lighter the cargo of a ship.
Noun1.Lighterlighter - a substance used to ignite or kindle a fire
Synonyms: igniter, ignitor
2.lighter - a device for lighting or igniting fuel or charges or fires; "do you have a light?"
Synonyms: igniter, ignitor, light
3.Lighterlighter - a flatbottom boat for carrying heavy loads (especially on canals)
Synonyms: barge, flatboat, hoy
Verb1.lighter - transport in a flatbottom boat
barge, flatboat, hoy, lighterage, transport
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Browse
light-of-love
light-sensitive
light-skinned
Light-struck
light-tight
light-weight
light-weight process
Light-winged
Light-year
Lightable
lightbulb
Lighte
lighted
Lighten
lighten up
lightening
-- Lighter --
Lighter screw
lighter-than-air
lighter-than-air craft
Lighterage
Lighterman
Lighters
Lightful
lightheaded
lightheadedness
lighthearted
lightheartedness
Lighthorse Harry Lee
Lighthouse
lighthouse keeper
Lighting
lighting circuit
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