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grader

[grey-der] /ˈgreɪ dər/
noun
1.
a person or thing that grades.
2.
a pupil of a specified grade at school:
a fourth grader.
3.
a machine for grading.
Origin of grader
1840-1850
1840-50, Americanism; grade + -er1
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grader

/ˈɡreɪdə/
noun
1.
a person or thing that grades
2.
a machine, either self-powered or towed by a tractor, that levels earth, rubble, etc, as in road construction
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Word Origin and History for grader
n.

1868, of machines; 1870, of persons, agent noun from grade (v.).

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