slater

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slat·er

 (slā′tər)
n.
1. One employed to lay slate surfaces, as on roofs.
2. Chiefly Australia & New Zealand See woodlouse.

slater

(ˈsleɪtə)
n
1. (Building) a person trained in laying roof slates
2. (Animals) dialect Austral and NZ a woodlouse. See also sea slater

Sla•ter

(ˈsleɪ tər)

n.
Samuel, 1768–1835, U.S. industrialist, born in England.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.slater - any of various small terrestrial isopods having a flat elliptical segmented body; found in damp habitats
isopod - any of various small terrestrial or aquatic crustaceans with seven pairs of legs adapted for crawling
pill bug - small terrestrial isopod with a convex segmented body that can roll up into a ball
sow bug - terrestrial isopod having an oval segmented body (a shape like a sow)
Translations

slater

[ˈsleɪtəʳ] Npizarrero/a m/f

slater

nDachdecker(in) m(f), → Schieferdecker(in) m(f) (rare)