HyperDic: cottar

English > 2 senses of the word cottar:
NOUNperson cottar, cottera peasant farmer in the Scottish Highlands
artifactcottar, cotterfastener consisting of a wedge or pin inserted through a slot to hold two other pieces together
English > cottar: 2 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningA peasant farmer in the Scottish Highlands.
Synonymcotter
Broaderpeasant, provincial, bucolicA country person
Spanishcottar, cotter
English > cottar: 2 senses > noun 2, artifact
Meaningfastener consisting of a wedge or pin inserted through a slot to hold two other pieces together.
Synonymcotter
Narrowercotter pinA cotter consisting of a split pin that is secured (after passing through a hole) by splitting the ends apart
Broaderfastener, fastening, holdfast, fixingrestraint that attaches to something or holds something in place
Spanishchaveta
Catalanxaveta

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