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  4  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Outer  \Out"er\  (out"[~e]r),  a.  [Compar.  of  {Out}.]  [AS.  [=u]tor, 
  compar.  of  [=u]t,  adv.,  out  See  {Out},  {Utter},  a.] 
  Being  on  the  outside;  external;  farthest  or  farther  from  the 
  interior,  from  a  given  station,  or  from  any  space  or  position 
  regarded  as  a  center  or  starting  place  --  opposed  to 
  {inner};  as  the  outer  wall;  the  outer  court  or  gate;  the 
  outer  stump  in  cricket;  the  outer  world. 
 
  {Outer  bar},  in  England,  the  body  of  junior  (or  utter) 
  barristers;  --  so  called  because  in  court  they  occupy  a 
  place  beyond  the  space  reserved  for  Queen's  counsel. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Outer  \Out"er\,  n. 
  a  The  part  of  a  target  which  is  beyond  the  circles 
  surrounding  the  bull's-eye. 
  b  A  shot  which  strikes  the  outer  of  a  target. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Outer  \Out"er\,  n.  [From  {Out},  v.] 
  One  who  puts  out  ousts,  or  expels;  also  an  ouster; 
  dispossession.  [R.] 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  outer 
  adj  1:  being  on  the  outside  or  further  from  a  center;  "spent  hours 
  adorning  the  outer  man";  "the  outer  suburbs"  [syn:  {outer(a)}] 
  [ant:  {inner(a)}] 
  2:  located  outside;  "outer  reality" 
  3:  (anatomy)  being  on  or  toward  the  outside  of  the  body;  "the 
  outer  ear" 




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