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claimer

[kley-mer]
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noun
  1. a person who makes a claim; claimant.
  2. Horse Racing.
    1. a horse participating in a claiming race.
    2. claiming race.
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Origin of claimer

late Middle English word dating back to 1400–50; see origin at claim, -er1
Related formspre·claim·er, noun
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Historical Examples

  • In this situation, Britain thought it worth her while to claim them, and the continent received and acknowledged the claimer.

    The Writings of Thomas Paine, Vol. I

    Thomas Paine