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English Dictionary: Holster by the DICT Development Group
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:
  1. a sheath (usually leather) for carrying a handgun
  2. a belt with loops or slots for carrying small hand tools
From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Holster \Hol"ster\, n. [D. holster; skin to AS. heolstor den,
      cave, fr. helan to conceal, and to Icel. hulstr case, Goth.
      hulistr covering, veil, huljan to cover. [root]17. See {Hele}
      to cover, {Hell}, and cf. {Housing}, {Houss}.]
      A leather case for a pistol, carried by a horseman at the bow
      of his saddle
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