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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Drover  \Dro"ver\,  n. 
  1.  One  who  drives  cattle  or  sheep  to  market;  one  who  makes  it 
  his  business  to  purchase  cattle,  and  drive  them  to  market. 
 
  Why,  that's  spoken  like  an  honest  drover;  so  they 
  sell  bullocks.  --Shak. 
 
  2.  A  boat  driven  by  the  tide.  [Obs.]  --Spenser. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  drover 
  n  :  someone  who  drives  a  herd  [syn:  {herder},  {herdsman}] 




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