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noun get·ter \ˈge-tər\

Simple Definition of getter

  • : someone or something that receives, gets, or is given something

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of getter

  1. 1 :  one that gets

  2. 2 :  a substance introduced into a vacuum tube or electric lamp to remove traces of gas

15th Century

First Known Use of getter

15th century

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