dredger
Pronunciation
  • (British) IPA: /ˈdɹɛdʒ.ə(ɹ)/
Noun

dredger (plural dredgers)

  1. (nautical) A vessel equipped for the removal of sand or sediment from the seabed.
  2. One who fishes with a dredge.
  3. A dredging machine.
  4. A container with a perforated lid, used to sprinkle sugar or flour.
Related terms Translations
  • French: dragueur, bateau de dragage
  • Italian: dragatore



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