Hold"er, () n.

One who is employed in the hold of a vessel.


© Webster 1913.

Hold"er, n.


One who, or that which, holds.


One who holds land, etc., under another; a tenant.

3. Com.

The payee of a bill of exchange or a promissory note, or the one who owns or holds it.

Holder is much used as the second part of a compound; as, shareholder, officeholder, stockholder,etc.


© Webster 1913.

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