Meaning of ARRESTER in English

ARRESTER

noun

or ar·res·tor əˈrestə(r), aˈ-

( -s )

Etymology: Middle English arester, from aresten + -er

: one that arrests: as

a. : one that arrests by legal authority

b. : lightning arrester

c. : spark arrester

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