HyperDic: lister

English > 3 senses of the word Lister / lister:
NOUNperson Lister, Joseph Lister, Baron ListerEnglish surgeon who was the first to use antiseptics (1827-1912)
person listerassessor who makes out the tax lists
artifactlister, lister plow, lister plough, middlebreaker, middle bustermoldboard plow with a double moldboard designed to move dirt to either side of a central furrow
Lister / lister > pronunciation
Soundslih'ster
Rhymesabductor ... zoster: 649 rhymes with ter...
English > Lister: 3 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningEnglish surgeon who was the first to use antiseptics (1827-1912).
SynonymsJoseph Lister, Baron Lister
Instance ofsurgeon, operating surgeon, sawbonesA physician who specializes in surgery / surgery
SpanishJoseph Lister
CatalanJoseph Lister
English > lister: 3 senses > noun 2, person
Meaningassessor who makes out the tax lists.
Broadertax assessor, assessorAn official who evaluates property for the purpose of taxing / taxing it
Spanishalistador
Catalanallistador
Verbslistgive or make a list of
listinclude in a list
English > lister: 3 senses > noun 3, artifact
Meaningmoldboard plow with a double moldboard designed to move dirt to either side of a central furrow.
Synonymslister plow, lister plough, middlebreaker, middle buster
Broadermoldboard plow, mouldboard ploughplow that has a moldboard

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