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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.
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.
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.
He was beginning to flounder, and the hand that rested on the desk blotter was visibly trembling.
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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.
We are hopeful the vertidrain will be a significant help and we have the use of a blotter as well that we have hired," said Newport chief executive Dave Boddy.
Offers Global Trade Blotter and Enhanced Customizable Layout
The silver and rosewood desk blotter, made by William Davenport in 1910, is expected to fetch between PS800 and PS1,200 when it is auctioned at Christie's in London.
Substantial Upgrade to the Functionality of the WorldSpreads Dealing Ticket and Trade Blotter Gives a Richer User Experience
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