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Fuller

Noun

1 United States architect who invented the geodesic dome (1895-1983) [syn: Buckminster Fuller, R. Buckminster Fuller, Richard Buckminster Fuller]
2 a workman who fulls (cleans and thickens) freshly woven cloth for a living

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English

Pronunciation

/ˈfʊlə/

Etymology 1

From full.

Adjective

fuller
  1. More full.

Etymology 2

From Latin fullo + -er.

Noun

  1. A person who fulls cloth.

Derived terms

Etymology 3

Origin unknown.

Noun

  1. A convex, rounded or grooved tool, used by blacksmiths for shaping metal
  2. A groove made by such a tool (in the blade of a sword etc.).

Extensive Definition

Fuller may refer to:
People with the surname Fuller:
Other:
fuller in German: Fuller
fuller in French: Fuller
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