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refresher

[ri-fresh-er] /rɪˈfrɛʃ ər/
noun
1.
a person or thing that refreshes.
2.
British. a partial or interim fee paid to a lawyer during a prolonged case.
Origin of refresher
late Middle English
1375-1425
1375-1425; late Middle English refressher. See refresh, -er1
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refresher

/rɪˈfrɛʃə/
noun
1.
something that refreshes, such as a cold drink
2.
(English law) a fee, additional to that marked on the brief, paid to counsel in a case that lasts more than a day
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