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blot·ter

 (blŏt′ər)
n.
1. A piece or pad of blotting paper.
2. A book containing daily records of occurrences or transactions: a police blotter.

blotter

(ˈblɒtə)
n
1. something used to absorb excess ink or other liquid, esp a sheet of blotting paper with a firm backing
2. US a daily record of events, such as arrests, in a police station (esp in the phrase police blotter)

blot•ter

(ˈblɒt ər)

n.
1. a piece of blotting paper used to absorb ink, to protect a desk top, etc.
2. a book in which transactions or events are recorded as they occur: a police blotter.
[1585–95]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.blotter - absorbent paper used to dry inkblotter - absorbent paper used to dry ink  
paper - a material made of cellulose pulp derived mainly from wood or rags or certain grasses
2.blotter - the daily written record of events (as arrests) in a police stationblotter - the daily written record of events (as arrests) in a police station
written account, written record - a written document preserving knowledge of facts or events
Translations
نَشّافَةٌ
pijákpijáková podložka
blæksugertrækpapir
itatós
òerripappír
písacia podložka s pijavým papierom
kurutma kâğıdı

blotter

[ˈblɒtəʳ] N
1. (= blotting paper) → secante m
2. (US) (= notebook) → registro m

blotter

[ˈblɒtər] nbuvard mblotting paper npapier m buvard

blotter

n
(Tinten)löscher m
(US: = record book) → Kladde f; (= police blotter)Polizeiregister nt

blotter

[ˈblɒtəʳ] ntampone m (di carta assorbente)

blot

(blot) noun
1. a spot or stain (often of ink). an exercise book full of blots.
2. something ugly. a blot on the landscape.
verbpast tense, past participle ˈblotted
1. to spot or stain, especially with ink. I blotted this sheet of paper in three places when my nib broke.
2. to dry with blotting-paper. Blot your signature before you fold the paper.
ˈblotter noun
a pad or sheet of blotting-paper.
ˈblotting-paper noun
soft paper used for drying up ink.
blot one's copybook
to make a bad mistake. He has really blotted his copybook by being late for the interview.
blot out
to hide from sight. The rain blotted out the view.
References in classic literature ?
Edna opened the blotter, and having procured paper and pen, began to write the note.
He was beginning to flounder, and the hand that rested on the desk blotter was visibly trembling.
said Bobby Wick, running the blotter over the half-finished letter.
People told them what to see, when to see it, how to stop the electric trams, how to get rid of the beggars, how much to give for a vellum blotter, how much the place would grow upon them.
Any one who had taken the trouble to consult the station house blotter would have found that there was less violence that summer than ever before--and this while twenty thousand men were out of work, and with nothing to do all day but brood upon bitter wrongs.
Cam said she has already filed a blotter at the Mandaluyong City Police Station over the threats.
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If you're yet to be initiated, imagine a squishy ink blotter which dispenses a super-sheer, luminising base through pinpricks in the 'cushion'.
One of the most stoke-generating mags on the planet today, Thing Bad gets trippy with a silk-screened blotter cover.
Nargis Fakhri's tip for a shine-control skin is that one should use an oil blotter to get rid of excess shine, instead of applying powder, as it is an excellent way to soak up oil, perspiration and runny makeup without having to wipe off and reapply.
Mallonga questioned the details of the police blotter, particularly why it was filed at the Southern Police District (SPD) in Bonifacio Global City.