totter, n.

Douglas G. Wilson douglas at NB.NET
Wed Oct 16 03:04:02 UTC 2002

> >#The New Shorter OED gives :  (L19) "a rag & bone collector.."
> >
>... Howcum it's not in the Longer OED, then?

Tut-tut, OED.

Tut-tut, M-W.

"Webster's 2nd" (ca. 1934, I think): "one who reclaims odds and ends from
refuse cans, dumps, etc., in order to sell them." Updated in "Webster's
3rd" to, uh, [nothing].

-- Doug Wilson

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