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Synonyms for cotter

a peasant farmer in the Scottish Highlands


a medieval English villein


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fastener consisting of a wedge or pin inserted through a slot to hold two other pieces together

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The 18-year-old winger duly repaid Cotter's faith by popping up with the only goal in the 1-0 win for a dream league debut.
Cotter, 29, was serving a 13-year sentence after he was convicted of robbery and admitted burglary following a break-in at a property in Weston-super-Mare in 2012.
With a masters degree in public administration, Cotter spent the first 15 years of his career in River Forest, where he held various roles including interim or permanent public works director, Johnsen said.
Kiwi Cotter bowed out after three years in charge with Saturday's 29-0 drubbing of Italy at Murrayfield.
That battle against the Wallabies has robbed Cotter of concussion victims Richie Gray and John Hardie, who is also sidelined with knee and ankle injuries.
Those areas now are within standards, Cotter officials said.
Leissa invited Shileen Cotter, 22, to the evening reception of her marriage to Brian Williams, 48.
The materials were owned by a Colorado company, Cotter Corp., which was looking to squeeze what value remained in wastes left behind from uranium processing that supplied the nation's nuclear weapons buildup.
Vern Cotter insists Scotland will bounce back from defeat to South Africa by getting the beers in before they face Samoa on Saturday.
SITTING on the stage of the assembly hall at Newcastle's Royal Grammar School, Scotland coach Vern Cotter bristled at the notion he was sending out a secondstring side against South Africa.
Discovered right aileron cable-to-bell-crank attach bolt nut missing its cotter key (p/n MS24665).
SCOTLAND boss Vern Cotter has admitted he is wary of protege and close friend Joe Schmidt catching him cold in the RBS 6 Nations.
Michael Cotter was born near Austin, Minnesota, in 1931 on the farm that had been in his family since 1876.
Michael Cotter; THE KILLDEER; Parkhurst Brothers Publishers (Nonfiction: Autobiography & Memoir) 18.00 ISBN: 9781624910425
COACH Vern Cotter is adamant that Scotland's summer tour has been a valuable exercise - despite the 55-6 thumping his team got in the nal match against South Africa.