laker

[ ley-ker ]
/ ˈleɪ kər /

noun

a person associated with a lake, as a resident, visitor, or worker.
a ship designed for navigating on lakes, especially the Great Lakes.
a fish found in lakes or caught in a lake, especially the lake trout.
(initial capital letter) any one of the Lake Poets.

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Origin of laker

First recorded in 1790–1800; lake1 + -er1
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British Dictionary definitions for laker

laker
/ (ˈleɪkə) /

noun

a cargo vessel used on lakes
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