String"er(strng"r), n. 1. One who strings; one who makes or provides strings, especially for bows.
Be content to put your trust in honest stringers.Ascham.
2. A libertine; a wencher.
Beau. & Fl.
(Railroad) A longitudinal sleeper.
(Shipbuilding) A streak of planking carried round the inside of a vessel on the under side of the beams.
(Carp.) A long horizontal timber to connect uprights in a frame, or to support a floor or the like.
(Newspapers) A reporter or correspondent who works for a news agency on a part-time basis, especially one covering local news for a newspaper published in a different area; -- called also
(Aviation) a longitudinal supporting structure to reinforce the skin of an airplane fuselage.
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