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alteration (influenced by -er, noun suffix) of Middle English (Scots) fautor, fautour wrongdoer, from Middle English fauten to commit a fault + -or, -our -or
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“Faulter.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/faulter. Accessed 6 Jul. 2022.
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