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English Dictionary: carter by the DICT Development Group
5 results for carter
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:
  1. Englishman and Egyptologist who in 1922 discovered and excavated the tomb of Tutankhamen (1873-1939)
    Synonym(s): Carter, Howard Carter
  2. 39th President of the United States (1924-)
    Synonym(s): Carter, Jimmy Carter, James Earl Carter, James Earl Carter Jr., President Carter
  3. someone whose work is driving carts
From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Marysole \Ma"ry*sole\, n. [Mary, the proper name + sole the
      fish.] (Zo[94]l.)
      A large British fluke, or flounder ({Rhombus megastoma}); --
      called also {carter}, and {whiff}.

From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Carter \Cart"er\, n.
      1. A charioteer. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
      2. A man who drives a cart; a teamster.
      3. (Zo[94]l.)
            (a) Any species of {Phalangium}; -- also called
            (b) A British fish; the whiff.

From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Daddy longlegs \Dad"dy long"legs`\
      1. (Zo[94]l.) An arachnidan of the genus {Phalangium}, and
            allied genera, having a small body and four pairs of long
            legs; -- called also {harvestman}, {carter}, and
            {grandfather longlegs}.
      2. (Zo[94]l.) A name applied to many species of dipterous
            insects of the genus {Tipula}, and allied genera, with
            slender bodies, and very long, slender legs; the crane
            fly; -- called also {father longlegs}.

From U.S. Gazetteer (1990) [gazetteer]:
   Carter, MT
      Zip code(s): 59420
   Carter, OK (town, FIPS 12300)
      Location: 35.21724 N, 99.50342 W
      Population (1990): 286 (162 housing units)
      Area: 1.2 sq km (land), 0.0 sq km (water)
      Zip code(s): 73627
   Carter, SD
      Zip code(s): 57526
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