conveyor or conveyer

conveyor or conveyer
con|vey|or or con|vey|er [ kən`veıər ] noun count
1. ) a CONVEYOR BELT
2. ) someone or something that carries or communicates something, especially news

Usage of the words and phrases in modern English. 2013.

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  • conveyor — con|vey|or conveyer [kənˈveıə US ər] n 1.) a person or thing that carries or communicates something ▪ the conveyer of good news 2.) a conveyor belt …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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