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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.
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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
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
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
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Translations
plovoucí rypadlo
muddermaskine
kotróhajó
dÿpkunarprammi; botnhreinsunarvél
tarama gemisi

dredger

1 [ˈdredʒəʳ] N (= ship) → draga f

dredger

2 [ˈdredʒəʳ] N (Culin) → espolvoreador m
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dredger

[ˈdrɛdʒər] n
(= ship) → dragueur m
(= machine) → drague f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

dredger

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

dredger

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

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

dredger

2 [ˈdrɛdʒəʳ] n (also sugar dredger) → spargizucchero m inv
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

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.
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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.
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The captain and crew of a Chinese dredger seized by the Coast Guard in January were deported yesterday (Aug.
To unclog the Rio Grande de Mindanao in southern Mindanao and rid the river of water hyacinths, a multi-purpose amphibious dredger was deployed by the Department of Public Works and Highways.
1035, urging the appropriate Senate committee to look into the swarm of Chinese militia vessels near Pag-asa Island as well as the reported Chinese-manned dredger vessel in Lobo, Batangas.
But the driver beckoned for a 'big brother' dredger machine to help him escape the surrounding water.
By using the long mechanical arm of the dredger, the quick-thinking driver managed to pick the digger back to safety.
Queen of the Netherlands, a sand dredger, complied with Singapore's port entry and departure requirements, the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) said today.
KARACHI -- Induction ceremony of Backhoe Dredger RAH KUSHA and Split Hoper Barges TARSEEL-1 and 2 built for Pakistan Navy
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.Vice Chief of Naval Staff Vice Admiral Kaleem Shaukat graced the occasion as chief guest.