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noun weav·er \ˈwē-vər\

Definition of weaver

  1. 1 :  one that weaves especially as an occupation

  2. 2 :  any of numerous Old World passerine birds (family Ploceidae) that resemble finches and typically construct elaborate nests of interlaced vegetation

14th Century

First Known Use of weaver

14th century

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