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poulter

n.

see poulterer.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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  • Manby came just as poulter brought him in, and gave him a proper good lecture.'

  • I fancy the idea of that is to beg the family never to be without poulter's Pills.

  • Guest, on poulter's Measure, 265;on significance of sounds, 136.

    English Verse Raymond MacDonald Alden, Ph.D.
  • Mrs. poulter always sat at the head of the table and carved.

    More Pages from a Journal Mark Rutherford
  • Mrs. poulter, the senior in residence of the five, was the widow of a retired paymaster in the Navy.

    More Pages from a Journal Mark Rutherford
  • Mrs. poulter, as we have said, was at enmity with Mrs. Mudge.

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  • She went down the stairs, and out of the house, and at the end of poulter's Alley found the cab which was waiting for her.

    He Knew He Was Right Anthony Trollope
  • Mrs. poulter and Mr. Goacher were left alone after the table was cleared.

    More Pages from a Journal Mark Rutherford
  • Mrs. poulter was always the first to take it, and her claim as senior resident was not challenged.

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  • It was most inconvenient to Mrs. poulter to advance twenty pounds at that moment.

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