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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Someone or something that crushes.
  • n. A machine designed to crush rocks.
  • n. A policeman.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who, or that which, crushes.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who or that which crushes or demolishes: as, his answer was a crusher.
  • n. A policeman.
  • n. Specifically, a crushing-machine.
  • n. A mill for grinding sugar-beets, potatoes, and other roots to reduce them to a pulp for use in the manufacture of sugar or starch.
  • n. In electricity, a device for reducing the apparent fall of potential in the ground return-circuit of an electric system.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a device that crushes something

Etymologies

From crush +‎ -er. (Wiktionary)

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