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3 definitions found
 for Cutter
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Cutter \Cut"ter\ (k[u^]t"t[~e]r), n.
     1. One who cuts; as, a stone cutter; a die cutter; esp., one
        who cuts out garments.
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     2. That which cuts; a machine or part of a machine, or a tool
        or instrument used for cutting, as that part of a mower
        which severs the stalk, or as a paper cutter.
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     3. A fore tooth; an incisor. --Ray.
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     4. (Naut.)
        (a) A boat used by ships of war.
        (b) A fast sailing vessel with one mast, rigged in most
            essentials like a sloop. A cutter is narrower and
            deeper than a sloop of the same length, and depends
            for stability on a deep keel, often heavily weighted
            with lead.
        (c) In the United States, a sailing vessel with one mast
            and a bowsprit, setting one or two headsails. In Great
            Britain and Europe, a cutter sets two headsails, with
            or without a bowsprit.
        (d) A small armed vessel, usually a steamer, in the
            revenue marine service; -- also called revenue
            cutter.
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     5. A small, light one-horse sleigh.
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     6. An officer in the exchequer who notes by cutting on the
        tallies the sums paid.
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     7. A ruffian; a bravo; a destroyer. [Obs.]
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     8. A kind of soft yellow brick, used for facework; -- so
        called from the facility with which it can be cut.
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     Cutter bar. (Mach.)
        (a) A bar which carries a cutter or cutting tool, as in a
            boring machine.
        (b) The bar to which the triangular knives of a harvester
            are attached.
  
     Cutter head (Mach.), a rotating head, which itself forms a
        cutter, or a rotating stock to which cutters may be
        attached, as in a planing or matching machine. --Knight.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  cutter
      n 1: someone who cuts or carves stone [syn: stonecutter,
           cutter]
      2: someone who carves the meat [syn: cutter, carver]
      3: someone whose work is cutting (as e.g. cutting cloth for
         garments)
      4: a boat for communication between ship and shore [syn:
         tender, ship's boat, pinnace, cutter]
      5: a sailing vessel with a single mast set further back than the
         mast of a sloop
      6: a cutting implement; a tool for cutting [syn: cutter,
         cutlery, cutting tool]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  66 Moby Thesaurus words for "cutter":
     abridger, abstracter, analyzer, ax, baby tooth, bicuspid, blade,
     breaker, bucktooth, canine, centrifuge, cold steel, crown, cuspid,
     cutlery, dagger, deciduous tooth, dent, denticle, denticulation,
     dentil, dentition, dogtooth, edge tools, epitomist, epitomizer,
     eyetooth, fang, finisher, fore tooth, gagtooth, gang tooth,
     garmentmaker, garmentworker, gold tooth, grinder, incisor, knife,
     milk tooth, molar, naked steel, needleworker, peg, permanent tooth,
     pigsticker, pivot tooth, point, premolar, puncturer, scrivello,
     separator, sharpener, shortener, sieve, snag, snaggletooth, steel,
     stitcher, stripper, sword, toad sticker, tooth, tush, tusk,
     whittle, wisdom tooth
  
  

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