conveyor

or con·vey·er

[ kuh n-vey-er ]
/ kənˈveɪ ər /

noun

a person or thing that conveys.

Origin of conveyor

First recorded in 1505–15; convey + -or2
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British Dictionary definitions for conveyer

conveyor

conveyer

/ (kənˈveɪə) /

noun

a person or thing that conveys
short for conveyor belt
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Word Origin and History for conveyer

conveyer


n.

1510s, agent noun from convey. Latinate form conveyor is later (1640s).

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