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reader

[ ree-der ]
/ ˈri dər /
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Origin of reader

before 1000; Middle English reder(e), redar(e), Old English rǣdere.See read1, -er1

OTHER WORDS FROM reader

non·read·er, nounsub·read·er, nounun·der·read·er, noun
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reader
/ (ˈriːdə) /

noun

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