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Related to ostler: hostler
Variant of hostler.
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(Horse Training, Riding & Manège) archaic a stableman, esp one at an inn
[C15: variant of hostler, from hostel]
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hos•tler(ˈhɒs lər, ˈɒs lər)
1. a person who takes care of horses, esp. at an inn.
2. a person who services trains, buses, etc., or maintains large machines.
[1350–1400; Middle English; variant of hosteler]
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ostler- A stableman at an inn.
See also related terms for inn.
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|Noun||1.||ostler - someone employed in a stable to take care of the horses|
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n (Hist) → Stallknecht m
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