starter

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start +‎ -er

Noun[edit]

starter (plural starters)

  1. Someone who starts something.
    a starter on a journey
    1. The person who starts a race by firing a gun or waving a flag
    2. (baseball) A starting pitcher.
  2. Something that starts something.
    1. An electric motor that starts an internal combustion engine
    2. A device that initiates the flow of high voltage electricity in a fluorescent lamp
    3. A yeast culture used to start a fermentation process
  3. The first course of a meal, consisting of a small, usually savoury, dish.
  4. (sports) A player in the starting lineup
  5. A dog that rouses game.

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Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

starter c (singular definite starteren, plural indefinite startere)

  1. starter

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Noun[edit]

starter c

  1. plural indefinite of start

Verb[edit]

starter

  1. present tense of starte

Italian[edit]

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English

Noun[edit]

starter m (invariable)

  1. starter (sports; car engine)

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Noun[edit]

starter m (Cyrillic spelling стартер)

  1. A device that starts an engine or a machine.

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Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

starter

  1. indefinite plural of start