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confiner


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Confiner  \Con*fin"er\,  n. 
  One  who  or  that  which  limits  or  restrains. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Confiner  \Con"fi`ner\  (?  or  ?),  n. 
  One  who  lives  on  confines,  or  near  the  border  of  a  country;  a 
  borderer;  a  near  neighbor.  [Obs.]  --Bacon. 
 
  Happy  confiners  you  of  other  lands,  That  shift  your 
  soil,  and  oft  'scape  tyrants'  hands.  --Daniel.