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Meaning of BLOTTER

Pronunciation:  'blâtur

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  the daily written record of events (as arrests) in a police station
  2. [n]  absorbent paper used to dry ink

BLOTTER is a 7 letter word that starts with B.


 Synonyms: blotting paper, charge sheet, day book, police blotter
 See Also: paper, written account, written record



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Blot"ter\ (bl[o^]t"t[~e]r), n.
1. One who, or that which, blots; esp. a device for absorbing
   superfluous ink.

2. (Com.) A wastebook, in which entries of transactions are
   made as they take place.

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