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From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Throw·er n. One who throws. Specifically: (a) One who throws or twists silk; a throwster. (b) One who shapes vessels on a throwing engine.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a person who twists silk or rayon filaments into a thread or
           yarn [syn: throwster]
      2: someone who projects something through the air (especially
         by a rapid motion of the arm)
      3: a craftsman who shapes pottery on a potter's wheel and bakes
         them it a kiln [syn: potter, ceramicist, ceramist]