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duster

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noun dust·er \ˈdəs-tər\

Simple Definition of duster

  • : something that removes dust

  • : a device that is used by farmers to spray chemicals (such as pesticides) over a large area

  • : a long light coat

Full Definition of duster

  1. 1 :  one that removes dust

  2. 2 a (1) :  a long lightweight overgarment to protect clothing from dust (2) :  a long coat cut like a duster —called also duster coat b :  a dress-length housecoat

  3. 3 :  one that scatters fine particles; specifically :  a device for applying insecticidal or fungicidal dusts to crops

  4. 4 :  dust storm

Examples of duster

  1. He wore a tan duster.



1576

First Known Use of duster

1576



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