Trav"el*er (?), n. [Written also traveler.]
One who travels; one who has traveled much.
A commercial agent who travels for the purpose of receiving orders for merchants, making collections, etc.
A traveling crane. See under Crane.
The metal loop which travels around the ring surrounding the bobbin, in a ring spinner.
An iron encircling a rope, bar, spar, or the like, and sliding thereon.
Traveler's joy Bot., the Clematis vitalba, a climbing plant with white flowers. -- Traveler's tree. Bot. See Ravenala.
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