granger

noun
grang·​er | \ ˈgrān-jər How to pronounce granger (audio) \

Definition of granger

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1 capitalized : a member of a Grange
2 chiefly Western US : farmer, homesteader

Granger

biographical name
Gran·​ger | \ ˈgrān-jər How to pronounce Granger (audio) \

Definition of Granger (Entry 2 of 2)

Sir Clive W.J. 1934–2009 British economist

First Known Use of granger

Noun

1873, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Granger.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/granger. Accessed 18 Jan. 2021.

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