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One that edges, such as a tool for trimming the edge of a lawn.
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(ˈɛdʒ ər)

1. a person or thing that edges.
2. a gardening tool for cutting a border around a lawn or flower bed.
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.edger - a person who puts finishing edges on a garment
needleworker - someone who does work (as sewing or embroidery) with a needle
2.edger - garden tool for cutting grass around the edges of a yard
garden tool, lawn tool - used for working in gardens or yards
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