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Currier

[kur-ee-er, kuhr-]
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noun
  1. Nathaniel,1813–88, U.S. lithographer.Compare Ives(def 4).
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British Dictionary definitions for nathaniel currier

currier

noun
  1. a person who curries leather
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Word Origin

C14: from Old French corier, from Latin coriārius a tanner, from corium leather
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Word Origin and History for nathaniel currier

currier

n.

late 14c., "one who dresses and colors leather," from Old French corier, from Latin coriarius "tanner, currier," from corium "hide, leather, skin" (see corium).

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