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The meaning of Placer

Placer – definition

noun

A deposit of sand or gravel in the bed of a river or lake, containing particles of valuable minerals.

Usage examples:

Placer gold deposits
noun

A person or animal gaining a specified position in a competition or race.

Usage examples:

Last year's fifth placer had a good run
noun

A person who positions, sets, or arranges something.

Usage examples:

He was a shrewd placer of the ball
noun

A dealer in stolen goods.

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砂矿, 放置者

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Placer, Sable aurifère, Gravier aurifère

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प्लेसर, पुस्‍तक के पृष्‍ठों को तह कर के रखने वाला (जिल्‍दासाज), भटठे में मिट्टी का बर्तन तपाने के लिए रखने वाला (कुम्‍हार), रखने वाला या व्‍यवस्थित करने वाला

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Posizionatore, Giacimento alluvionale

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사금

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Россыпь, Золотой прииск

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Word origin

early 19th century: from Latin American Spanish, literally ‘deposit, shoal’; related to placel ‘sandbank’, from plaza ‘a place’.

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