sealer


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seal·er 1

 (sē′lər)
n.
1. One that seals, as an undercoat of paint or varnish used to size a surface.
2. An officer who inspects, tests, and certifies weights and measures.

seal·er 2

 (sē′lər)
n.
One that is engaged in the hunting of seals.

sealer

(ˈsiːlə)
n
1. a person or thing that seals
2. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (formerly in Britain and currently in the US) an official who examines the accuracy of weights and measures
3. (Chemistry) a coating of paint, varnish, etc, applied to a surface to prevent the absorption of subsequent coats

sealer

(ˈsiːlə)
n
(Hunting) a person or ship occupied in hunting seals

seal•er1

(ˈsi lər)

n.
1. a substance applied to a porous surface as a basecoat for paint, varnish, etc.
2. an officer who verifies that weights and measures are true to the standard.
[1350–1400]

seal•er2

(ˈsi lər)

n.
a person or ship that hunts seals.
[1760–70]

sealer

, sealing - A sealer is a seal hunter and seal hunting is called sealing.
See also related terms for hunting.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sealer - a kind of sealing material that is used to form a hard coating on a porous surface (as a coat of paint or varnish used to size a surface)sealer - a kind of sealing material that is used to form a hard coating on a porous surface (as a coat of paint or varnish used to size a surface)
sealing material - any substance used to seal joints or fill cracks in a porous surface
caulk, caulking - a waterproof filler and sealant that is used in building and repair to make watertight
2.sealer - an official who affixes a seal to a document
functionary, official - a worker who holds or is invested with an office
Translations

sealer

[ˈsiːləʳ] N (= person) → cazador(a) m/f de focas; (= boat) → barco m para la caza de focas

sealer

[ˈsiːlər] nenduit m de rebouchagesea level nniveau m de la mer
2,000 m above sea level → 2 000 m au-dessus du niveau de la mersealing wax ncire f à cachetersea lion nlion m de mer

sealer

1
n (= boat)Robbenfänger m; (= person)Robbenfänger(in) m(f)

sealer

2
n (= varnish)(Ver)siegeler m

sealer

[ˈsiːləʳ] nnave f per la pesca delle foche
References in classic literature ?
In 1883 he commanded the steam sealer SEA UNICORN, of Dundee.
The song of pleasant stations beside the salt lagoons, The song of blowing squadrons that shuffled down the dunes, The song of midnight dances that churned the sea to flame-- The Beaches of Lukannon--before the sealers came!
Men shoot us in the water and club us on the land; Men drive us to the Salt House like silly sheep and tame, And still we sing Lukannon--before the sealers came.
The Lincoln hills rose up around me at the extremity of a snowy plain, in which I did not remember to have stood before; and the fishermen, at an indeterminable distance over the ice, moving slowly about with their wolfish dogs, passed for sealers, or Esquimaux, or in misty weather loomed like fabulous creatures, and I did not know whether they were giants or pygmies.
If you go into the markets and the custom-houses, the insurers' and notaries' offices, the offices of sealers of weights and measures, of inspection of provisions,-- it will appear as if one man had made it all.
The two most popular sealer types are emulsions based on either refined coal tar or asphalt ingredients.
If the application is too thick, or if too many layers are applied, the solvent is not able to evaporate before the sealer skins over, or creates a seal.
A consistent sealing process that is easily validatable; a seal that is affordable to produce and won't result in costly rejects; and a sealer that requires less maintenance, less downtime, and a lower total cost of ownership (TCO) is desired.
Regardless of the technique implemented, the type and composition of sealer is a key component in achieving the goal of a sealed root canal system.
The Model 136HM is an economical, compact, adhesive top case sealer that features a heavy gauge stainless steel frame for durability, continuous motion side belt case drive for reliable operation, contoured flap folders to ensure square cases, and a flexible roller compression section for secure sealing.
Summary: Ishida Europe has launched a brand new entry-level tray sealer, for low-volumes and frequent changeovers or for start-up businesses in the food sector.
The Reynolds Handi-Vac Sealer system enables consumers to vacuum-seal foods for storage or freezing quickly and easily with a compact device about the size of an electric toothbrush.