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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
Goffer \Gof"fer\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Goffered; p. pr. & vb.
n. Goffering.] [See Gauffer.]
To plait, flute, or crimp. See Gauffer. --Clarke.
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :
n 1: a zealously energetic person (especially a salesman) [syn:
2: an iron used to press pleats and ridges [syn: goffer,
gauffer, goffering iron, gauffering iron]
3: an ornamental frill made by pressing pleats [syn: goffer,
v 1: make wavy with a heated goffering iron; "goffer the trim of
the dress" [syn: gauffer, goffer]
From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :
43 Moby Thesaurus words for "goffer":
aqueduct, canal, canalization, canalize, carve, chamfer, channel,
chisel, corrugate, crack, crimp, cut, dado, dike, ditch, engrave,
entrenchment, flute, fosse, furrow, gash, gouge, groove, gully,
gutter, ha-ha, incise, kennel, moat, pleat, plow, rabbet, rifle,
rut, score, scratch, slit, streak, striate, sunk fence, trench,
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