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bender

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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Bender \Bend"er\, noun

1. One who, or that which, bends.

2. An instrument used for bending.

3. A drunken spree. [Low, U. S.] --Bartlett.

4. A sixpence. [Slang, Eng.]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

bender

noun

1: a tool for bending; "he used pliers as a bender"

2: revelry in drinking; a merry drinking party [syn: {carouse}, {carousal}, {bender}, {toot}, {booze-up}]

3: a pitch of a baseball that is thrown with spin so that its path curves as it approaches the batter [syn: {curve}, {curve ball}, {breaking ball}, {bender}]


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