Definition of Cotter. Meaning of Cotter. Synonyms of Cotter

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Definition of Cotter

Cotter
Cotter Cot"ter, Cottar Cot"tar (k?t"t?r), n. [LL. cotarius, cottarius, coterius. See Cot.] A cottager; a cottier. --Burns. Through Sandwich Notch the West Wind sang Good morrow to the cotter. --Whittier.
Cotter
Cotter Cot"ter (k[o^]t"t[~e]r), n. 1. A piece of wood or metal, commonly wedge-shaped, used for fastening together parts of a machine or structure. It is driven into an opening through one or all of the parts. Note: [See Illust.] In the United States a cotter is commonly called a key. 2. A toggle.
Cotter
Cotter Cot"ter, v. t. To fasten with a cotter.

Meaning of Cotter from wikipedia

- Cotter may refer to: Cotter pin (disambiguation), a pin or wedge used to fix parts rigidly together Cotter (farmer), the Scots term for a peasant farmer...
- Andrew Douglas Millar Cotter (born 20 July 1973) is a Scottish sports broadcaster working primarily for the BBC, covering mainly golf and rugby union,...
- John Cotter may refer to: Mick Cotter, John Francis "Mick" Cotter, (born 1935), Australian politician John L. Cotter (1911-1999), American archaeologist...
- Eliza Jane Morley (née Taylor-Cotter; born 24 October 1989), known professionally as Eliza Taylor, is an Australian actress. She is best known for her...
- A cotter is a pin or wedge p****ing through a hole to fix parts tightly together. In British usage cotter pin has the same meaning, but in the U.S. it refers...
- The Cotter Dam is a concrete gravity and rockfill embankment dam across the Cotter River, located in the Australian Capital Territory, Australia. The impounded...
- A circle cotter, also known as a cotter ring or split ring, is a formed wire fastener that is shaped like a circle, hence the name. The open end of the...
- A split pin, also known in the United States as a cotter pin or cotter key, is a metal fastener with two tines that are bent during installation, similar...
- Hairpin cotter pin, more commonly known as an "R-clip" Bowtie cotter pin, a vibration-proof type of R-clip that is shaped like a bowtie Circle cotter, a ring-shaped...
- Jayne Meadows (born Jane Cotter; September 27, 1919 – April 26, 2015), also known as Jayne Meadows Allen, was an American stage, film and television actress...
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