dredger


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dredg·er 1

 (drĕj′ər)
n.
1. A dredging machine.
2. Nautical A barge or boat equipped with a dredge.

dredg·er 2

 (drĕj′ər)
n.
A container with a perforated lid used for coating food with a powder, such as flour or sugar.

dredger

(ˈdrɛdʒə)
n
1. (Mechanical Engineering) Also called: dredge a vessel used for dredging, often bargelike and sometimes equipped with retractable steel piles that are driven into the bottom for stability
2. (Mechanical Engineering) another name for dredge11

dredger

(ˈdrɛdʒə)
n
(Cookery) a container with a perforated top for sprinkling flour, sugar, etc
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.dredger - a barge (or a vessel resembling a barge) that is used for dredgingdredger - a barge (or a vessel resembling a barge) that is used for dredging
barge, flatboat, hoy, lighter - a flatbottom boat for carrying heavy loads (especially on canals)
dredge - a power shovel to remove material from a channel or riverbed
Translations
plovoucí rypadlo
muddermaskine
kotróhajó
dÿpkunarprammi; botnhreinsunarvél
tarama gemisi

dredger

1 [ˈdredʒəʳ] N (= ship) → draga f

dredger

2 [ˈdredʒəʳ] N (Culin) → espolvoreador m

dredger

[ˈdrɛdʒər] n
(= ship) → dragueur m
(= machine) → drague f

dredger

1
n (= ship)Schwimmbagger m; (= machine)Bagger m

dredger

2
n (Cook) → Streuer m; (also sugar dredger)Zuckerstreuer m

dredger

1 [ˈdrɛdʒəʳ] dredge [drɛdʒ] n (ship) → draga

dredger

2 [ˈdrɛdʒəʳ] n (also sugar dredger) → spargizucchero m inv

dredge1

(dredʒ) verb
to deepen or clear the bed of (a river etc) by bringing up mud.
ˈdredger noun
a boat with apparatus for dredging.
References in classic literature ?
Except for the dredgers, the fresh-piled sand, the dense willow thickets, and always Mt.
So, unwieldy young dredgers and hulking mudlarks were referred to the experiences of Thomas Twopence, who, having resolved not to rob (under circumstances of uncommon atrocity) his particular friend and benefactor, of eighteenpence, presently came into supernatural possession of three and sixpence, and lived a shining light ever afterwards.
KARACHI -- Induction ceremony of Backhoe Dredger Rah Kusha and Split Hoper Barges Tarseel-1 and amp; 2 built for Pakistan Navy (PN) at Tianjin Shipyard, China was held at PN Dockyard here on Thursday.
KARACHI: Induction ceremony of Backhoe Dredger Rah Kusha and Split Hoper Barges (SHP) Tarseel-1 and 2 built for Pakistan Navy (PN) at Tianjin Shipyard, China was held at PN dockyard, Karachi on Thursday.
Damen Shipyards Group has recently unveiled a Water Injection Dredger (WID), courtesy of a plug and play system aboard a Damen Multi Cat.
Tenders are invited for Dredger Boat Manning Operation At Mw Rbd Etc.
The Philippines expressed concern on China's new testing of a dredger ship in the waters of the disputed South China Sea (West Philippine Sea).
com)-- This dredger is built under the Dredge Yard program of building medium size and small size dredgers in stock.
A medium-sized trailing suction hopper dredger and a large cutter suction dredger will be deployed as well as backhoe dredgers for dredging in shallow waters.
The Bahrain-registered Abu Fares sand dredger is in port at the Nass Jetty, Hidd, and is registered under Bahrain Dredging Company (BDC) Blue.
Mr Baird, a scallop dredger master, is charged with failing to ensure the boat St Amant operated safely between November 2007 and April 2012.