[ dih-spach-er ]
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  1. a person who dispatches.

  2. a person who oversees the departure of trains, airplanes, buses, etc., as for a transportation company or railroad.

  1. dispatchers, Slang. a fraudulently made pair of dice; loaded dice.

Origin of dispatcher

First recorded in 1540–50; dispatch + -er1

Other words from dispatcher

  • pre·dis·patch·er, noun

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