doater

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[ doh-ter ]
/ ˈdoʊ tər /

noun

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Definition for doater (2 of 2)

doater2
[ doh-ter ]
/ ˈdoʊ tər /

noun Newfoundland.

a fully mature harp seal.
Also dotard.

Origin of doater

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First recorded in 1785–95; apparently special use of dotard
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