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  5  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Garner  \Gar"ner\,  n.  [OE.  garner,  gerner,  greiner,  OF  gernier, 
  grenier  F.  grenier  fr  L.  granarium  fr  granum  See  1st 
  {Grain},  and  cf  {Granary}.] 
  A  granary;  a  building  or  place  where  grain  is  stored  for 
  preservation. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Garner  \Gar"ner\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Garnered};  p.  pr  &  vb 
  n.  {Garnering}.] 
  To  gather  for  preservation;  to  store,  as  in  a  granary;  to 
  treasure.  --Shak. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  garner 
  n  :  a  storehouse  for  threshed  grain  or  animal  feed  [syn:  {granary}] 
  v  1:  acquire  or  deserve  by  one's  efforts  or  actions  [syn:  {earn}] 
  2:  put  away  for  storage;  "where  should  we  stow  the  vegetables 
  for  the  winter?"  [syn:  {stow},  {store}] 
  3:  get  together;  "gather  some  stones";  "pull  your  thoughts 
  together"  [syn:  {gather},  {collect},  {pull  together}] 
  [ant:  {spread}] 
 
  From  U.S.  Gazetteer  (1990)  [gazetteer]: 
 
  Garner,  AR  (town,  FIPS  25900) 
  Location:  35.13948  N,  91.78013  W 
  Population  (1990):  191  (81  housing  units) 
  Area:  1.7  sq  km  (land),  0.1  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  72052 
  Garner,  IA  (city,  FIPS  29955) 
  Location:  43.09822  N,  93.60248  W 
  Population  (1990):  2916  (1202  housing  units) 
  Area:  4.9  sq  km  (land),  0.0  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  50438 
  Garner,  NC  (town,  FIPS  25480) 
  Location:  35.69452  N,  78.62691  W 
  Population  (1990):  14967  (5975  housing  units) 
  Area:  29.5  sq  km  (land),  1.9  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  27529 
 
  From  Easton's  1897  Bible  Dictionary  [easton]: 
 
  Garner 
  (1.)  Heb.  'otsar,  a  treasure;  a  store  of  goods  laid  up  and 
  hence  also  the  place  where  they  are  deposited  (Joel  1:17;  2  Chr. 
  32:27,  rendered  "treasury"). 
 
  (2.)  Heb.  mezev  a  cell,  storeroom  (Ps.  144:13);  Gr  apotheke 
  a  place  for  storing  anything  a  granary  (Matt.  3:12;  Luke  3:17). 
 




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