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wirer

[wahyuh r-er] /ˈwaɪər ər/
noun
1.
a person who wires.
2.
a person who uses wire to snare game.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60; wire + -er1
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wirer

/ˈwaɪərə/
noun
1.
a person who sets or uses wires to snare rabbits and similar animals
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