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incomer

[ in-kuhm-er ]
/ ˈɪnˌkʌm ər /
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noun
a person who comes in.
Chiefly British. an immigrant.
an intruder.
a successor.
Hunting. a duck, pheasant, etc., that flies toward the shooter.
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Origin of incomer

First recorded in 1520–30; in + comer
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British Dictionary definitions for incomer

incomer
/ (ˈɪnkʌmə) /

noun
a person who comes to live in a place in which he was not born
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