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pounder

noun pound·er \ ˈpau̇n-dər \

Definition of pounder

1 :a tool used for pounding
2 :one that pounds

First Known Use of pounder

before 12th century


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pounder

noun

Definition of pounder

1 :a gun throwing a projectile of a specified weight used in combination
  • the ship was armed with six-pounders
2 :one having a usually specified weight or value in pounds used in combination
  • caught a ten-pounder

First Known Use of pounder

1665


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