- a person or thing that returns
- a person who goes back to work after a break, esp a woman who has had children
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In comparison with the others he is the Returner through the Occident.Homer's Odyssey
Denton J. Snider
The returner is also of cast iron, serrated on the edge, to admit the free flowing of the liquor to the mill-bed.