bencher

noun
bench·​er | \ ˈben-chər How to pronounce bencher (audio) \

Definition of bencher

: one who sits on or presides at a bench

First Known Use of bencher

13th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Bencher.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bencher. Accessed 9 Aug. 2022.

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