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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 fill·er /ˈfɪlɚ/

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Network Terminology


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Fill·er n.
 1. One who, or that which, fills; something used for filling.
    'T is mere filler, to stop a vacancy in the hexameter.   --Dryden.
    They have six diggers to four fillers, so as to keep the fillers always at work.   --Mortimer.
 2. Paint. A composition, as of powdered silica and oil, used to fill the pores and grain of wood before applying paint, varnish, etc.
 3.  Forestry Any standing tree or standard higher than the surrounding coppice in the form of forest known as coppice under standards.  Chiefly used in the pl.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Fill·er, n.  A thill horse. [Prov. Eng.]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: used for filling cracks or holes in a surface
      2: 100 filler equal 1 forint
      3: copy to fill space between more important articles in the
         layout of a magazine or newspaper
      4: anything added to fill out a whole; "some of the items in
         the collection are mere makeweights" [syn: makeweight]
      5: the tobacco used to form the core of a cigar