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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Flier  \Fli"er\,  n. 
  An  a["e]roplane  or  flying  machine. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Flier  \Fli"er\  (fl[imac]"[~e]r),  n.  [Form  {Fly},  v.;  cf 
  {Flyer}] 
  1.  One  who  flies  or  flees;  a  runaway;  a  fugitive.  --Shak. 
 
  2.  (Mach.)  A  fly.  See  {Fly},  n.,  9,  and  13 
  b  . 
 
  3.  (Spinning)  See  {Flyer},  n.,  5. 
 
  4.  (Arch.)  See  {Flyer},  n.,  4. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  flier 
  n  1:  someone  who  travels  by  air  [syn:  {flyer}] 
  2:  someone  who  operates  and  aircraft  [syn:  {aviator},  {aeronaut}, 
  {airman},  {flyer}] 
  3:  an  advertisement  (usually  printed  on  a  page  or  in  a  leaflet) 
  intended  for  wide  distribution;  "he  mailed  the  circular  to 
  all  subscribers"  [syn:  {circular},  {handbill},  {bill},  {broadside}, 
  {broadsheet},  {flyer},  {throwaway}] 




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