alnager

noun
al·​nag·​er | \ ˈal-nə-jər, ˈȯl- \
plural -s

Definition of alnager

: a onetime officer in England whose duty it was to inspect and attest the measure and quality of woolen cloth

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First Known Use of alnager

1519, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for alnager

alnage + -er

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The first known use of alnager was in 1519

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“Alnager.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/alnager. Accessed 26 Jun. 2022.

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