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sander

[san-der]
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noun
  1. a person or thing that sands or sandpapers.
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Origin of sander

First recorded in 1620–30; sand + -er1

Sander

[san-der]
noun
  1. a male given name, form of Alexander.
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  • As soon, therefore, as the city fell I was to hasten thither and there meet Sander.

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    Henry Seton Merriman

  • The letter was unsigned, but the handwriting that of my astute agent, Sander.

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    Henry Seton Merriman

  • Sander came to see me the same evening at my club in London.

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    Henry Seton Merriman

  • If Mr. Sander knew more he did not take me further into his confidence.

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    Henry Seton Merriman

  • There remained, therefore, nothing but to pay Mr. Sander and bid him farewell.

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    Henry Seton Merriman


British Dictionary definitions for sander

sander

noun
  1. a power-driven tool for smoothing surfaces, esp wood, plastic, etc, by rubbing with an abrasive disc
  2. a person who uses such a device
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