plyer

noun
ply·​er | \ ˈplī(ə)r, -īə \
plural -s

Definition of plyer

1 : one that plies
2 plyers plural : a balance of timbers in the form of a St. Andrew's cross used in raising and lowering a drawbridge

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“Plyer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/plyer. Accessed 23 Jun. 2021.

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