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grazier

[grey-zher] /ˈgreɪ ʒər/
noun, Chiefly British
1.
a person who grazes cattle for the market.
Origin
1225-1275
1225-75; Middle English grasier. See graze1, -ier1
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British Dictionary definitions for grazier

grazier

/ˈɡreɪzɪə/
noun
1.
a rancher or farmer who rears or fattens cattle or sheep on grazing land
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Word Origin and History for grazier
n.

late 13c. as a surname, agent noun from graze (v.1).

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