stoker

noun stok·er \ ˈstō-kər \

Definition of stoker

1 : one employed to tend a furnace and supply it with fuel; specifically : one that tends a marine steam boiler
2 : a machine for feeding a fire

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First Known Use of stoker

1660

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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Stoker

biographical name Sto·ker \ ˈstō-kər \

Definition of Stoker

Bram 1847–1912 Irish writer

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