launcher

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launch +‎ -er

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launcher (plural launchers)

  1. One who or that which launches. A device that throws something or the person who initiates a launch.
    The catapult made a good launcher for the small projectile.
    They shot down the helicopter with a rocket launcher.
  2. (computing) An application that launches another or others, often holding icons or menus for frequently used programs.

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