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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Dowser  \Dows"er\,  n. 
  1.  A  divining  rod  used  in  searching  for  water,  ore,  etc.,  a 
  dowsing  rod.  [Colloq.] 
 
  2.  One  who  uses  the  dowser  or  divining  rod.  --Eng.  Cyc. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  dowser 
  n  1:  someone  who  uses  a  divining  rod  to  find  underground  water 
  [syn:  {water  witch}] 
  2:  forked  stick  said  to  indicate  underground  water  or  oil  [syn: 
  {diving  rod},  {waterfinder},  {water  finder}] 




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