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chafer definition

  • noun:
    • some of various beetles of household Scarabaeidae, such as the cockchafer.
    • any one of a number of scarab beetles, such as the cockchafer, leaf chafer and rose chafer
    • one that chafes.
    • A vessel for heating liquid; -- ergo, a dish or pan.
    • some sort of beetle; the cockchafer. The name can be put on various other species.
    • some of different beetles of the family members Scarabaeidae, including the cockchafer.
    • A name commonly fond of a few species of lamellicorn beetles, Scarabæidæ
    • any one of a few scarab beetles, like the cockchafer, leaf chafer and rose chafer
    • one that or that which chafes.
    • a person who chafes.
    • A vessel for home heating liquid, food, etc.; a chafing-dish.
    • A vessel for home heating liquid; -- therefore, a dish or pan.
    • thus Any meal or pan.
    • A kind of beetle; the cockchafer. Title normally applied to various other species.
    • a tiny portable furnace; a chauffer. E. H. Knight. Also chaffer.
    • A name commonly given to a few types of lamellicorn beetles, Scarabæidæ
    • a person who or whatever chafes.
    • A vessel for home heating liquid, meals, etc.; a chafing-dish.
    • For this reason Any meal or pan.
    • a little handheld furnace; a chauffer. E. H. Knight. Additionally chaffer.
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