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See also: Blower
blower (plural blowers)
- A person who blows.
- Any device that blows.
- 1942 July–August, Philip Spencer, “On the Footplate in Egypt”, in Railway Magazine, page 208:
- The locomotive […] was quietly "blowing off" on one Ross "pop" valve, whilst the rhythmic clanging of the fireman's shovel, the black smoke pouring from her chimney, and the harsh sound of the blower told of the proximity of departure time.
- (slang, chiefly Britain and Australia, usually preceded by the) Telephone.
- Get on the blower and call headquarters right away!
- A ducted fan, usually part of a heating, ventilation, and/or air conditioning system.
- (dated) A braggart, or loud talker.
- The whale; so called by seamen, from its habit of spouting up a column of water.
- A small fish of the Atlantic coast, Sphoeroides maculatus; the puffer.
telephone — see telephone
- “blower” in Online Great Dictionary of the Indonesian Language [Kamus Besar Bahasa Indonesia Daring], Jakarta: Language Development and Fostering Agency — Ministry of Education, Culture, Research, and Technology of the Republic Indonesia, 2016.
- Alternative form of