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

 string·er /ˈstrɪŋɚ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 String·er n.
 1. One who strings; one who makes or provides strings, especially for bows.
    Be content to put your trust in honest stringers.   --Ascham.
 2. A libertine; a wencher. [Obs.]
 3. Railroad A longitudinal sleeper.
 4. Shipbuilding A streak of planking carried round the inside of a vessel on the under side of the beams.
 5. Carp. A long horizontal timber to connect uprights in a frame, or to support a floor or the like.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a member of a squad on a team; "a first stringer"; "a second
      2: a worker who strings; "a stringer of beads"
      3: brace consisting of a longitudinal member to strengthen a
         fuselage or hull
      4: a long horizontal timber to connect uprights