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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
Waiter \Wait"er\, n.
1. One who, or that which, waits; an attendant; a servant in
attendance, esp. at table.
The waiters stand in ranks; the yeomen cry,
"Make room," as if a duke were passing by. --Swift.
2. A vessel or tray on which something is carried, as dishes,
etc.; a salver.
Coast waiter. See under Coast, n.
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :
n 1: a person whose occupation is to serve at table (as in a
restaurant) [syn: waiter, server]
2: a person who waits or awaits
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