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liveyer

or live·yere, liv·ier

[ liv-yer ]
/ ˈlɪv yər /
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noun Canadian (chiefly Newfoundland).

a native or resident of Newfoundland or Labrador.

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Origin of liveyer

1900–05; compare dial. (SW England) livier resident, Middle English; variant of liver2 with -ier1
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British Dictionary definitions for liveyer

liveyer

liveyere or livyer

/ (ˈlɪvjə) /

noun

Canadian (in Newfoundland) a full-time resident

Word Origin for liveyer

altered from liver
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