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

 set·tler /ˈsɛtlɚ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Set·tler n.
 1. One who settles, becomes fixed, established, etc.
 2. Especially, one who establishes himself in a new region or a colony; a colonist; a planter; as, the first settlers of New England.
 3. That which settles or finishes; hence, a blow, etc., which settles or decides a contest. [Colloq.]
 4. A vessel, as a tub, in which something, as pulverized ore suspended in a liquid, is allowed to settle.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a person who settles in a new colony or moves into new
           country [syn: colonist]
      2: a negotiator who settles disputes
      3: a clerk in a betting shop who calculates the winnings