dispenser

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Anglo-Norman dispensour, from Old French despenseor, from Latin dispensator

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dispenser (plural dispensers)

  1. Something or someone that dispenses things.
    1. An object used to dispense other items.
      a toilet-paper dispenser
    2. A person who makes up prescriptions, such as an optician or pharmacist.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

from Latin dispenso

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Verb[edit]

dispenser

  1. (transitive) to excuse, exempt (de from)
  2. (transitive, literary) to dispense, give out, radiate
  3. (transitive) to distribute, dispense
  4. (reflexive) to avoid, refrain (de from)

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Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

dispenser

  1. first-person singular present passive subjunctive of dispensō