backer-up

noun
plural backers-up

Definition of backer-up

: one that backs up: such as
a : sponsor
b : a linebacker in football
c : a worker who mounts calendars between metal strips and staples calendar pads to metal

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First Known Use of backer-up

1869, in the meaning defined above

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“Backer-up.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/backer-up. Accessed 21 May. 2022.

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