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Definition of blower:

  1. A blowing out or excessive discharge of gas from a hole or fissure in a mine.
  2. A braggart, or loud talker.
  3. A device for producing a current of air; as: ( a) A metal plate temporarily placed before the upper part of a grate or open fire. ( b) A machine for producing an artificial blast or current of air by pressure, as for increasing the draft of a furnace, ventilating a building or shaft, cleansing gram, etc.
  4. A small fish of the Atlantic coast ( Tetrodon turgidus); the puffer.
  5. One who, or that which, blows.
  6. The whale; - so called by seamen, from the circumstance of its spouting up a column of water.

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electric fan, converter, gascon, blowhard, balance, charger, cetacean mammal, gasconader, carriage, cockalorum, bragger, boiler, braggadocio, cracker, vaunter, convertor, calculator, praise, brag, cetacean, bellows, compressor, agitator.

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