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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Jailer  \Jail"er\,  n.  [OE.  jailer,  gailer,  OF  geolier,  F. 
  ge[^o]lier.  See  {Jail}.] 
  The  keeper  of  a  jail  or  prison.  [Written  also  {jailor}, 
  {gaoler}.] 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Gaoler  \Gaol"er\,  n. 
  The  keeper  of  a  jail.  See  {Jailer}. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  gaoler 
  n  :  someone  who  guards  prisoners  [syn:  {prison  guard},  {jailer}, 
  {screw},  {turnkey}] 




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