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    Beholder - (n.) One who beholds; a spectator.
    Bill holder - () A person who holds a bill or acceptance.
    Bill holder - () A device by means of which bills, etc., are held.
    Bondholder - (n.) A person who holds the bonds of a public or private corporation for the payment of money at a certain time.
    Bookholder - (n.) A prompter at a theater.
    Bookholder - (n.) A support for a book, holding it open, while one reads or copies from it.
    Boroughholder - (n.) A headborough; a borsholder.
    Borsholder - (a.) The head or chief of a tithing, or borough (see 2d Borough); the headborough; a parish constable.
    Bottleholder - (n.) One who attends a pugilist in a prize fight; -- so called from the bottle of water of which he has charge.
    Bottleholder - (n.) One who assists or supports another in a contest; an abettor; a backer.
    Candleholder - (n.) One who, or that which, holds a candle; also, one who assists another, but is otherwise not of importance.
    Copyholder - (n.) One possessed of land in copyhold.
    Copyholder - (n.) A device for holding copy for a compositor.
    Copyholder - (n.) One who reads copy to a proof reader.
    Folder - (n.) One who, or that which, folds; esp., a flat, knifelike instrument used for folding paper.
    Folderol - (n.) Nonsense.
    Freeholder - (n.) The possessor of a freehold.
    Fundholder - (a.) One who has money invested in the public funds.
    High-holder - (n.) The flicker; -- called also high-hole.
    Holder - (n.) One who is employed in the hold of a vessel.
    Holder - (n.) One who, or that which, holds.
    Holder - (n.) One who holds land, etc., under another; a tenant.
    Holder - (n.) The payee of a bill of exchange or a promissory note, or the one who owns or holds it.
    Holder-forth - (n.) One who speaks in public; an haranguer; a preacher.
    Householder - (n.) The master or head of a family; one who occupies a house with his family.
    Inholder - (n.) An inhabitant.
    Innholder - (n.) One who keeps an inn.
    Landholder - (n.) A holder, owner, or proprietor of land.
    Leaseholder - (n.) A tenant under a lease.
    Molder - (n.) Alt. of Moulder
    Moldered - (imp. & p. p.) of Moulder
    Moldering - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Moulder
    Molder - (v. i.) Alt. of Moulder
    Molder - (v. t.) Alt. of Moulder
    Moldery - (a.) Alt. of Mouldery
    Officeholder - (n.) An officer, particularly one in the civil service; a placeman.
    Penholder - (n.) A handle for a pen.
    Polder - (n.) A tract of low land reclaimed from the sea by of high embankments.
    Scolder - (n.) One who scolds.
    Scolder - (n.) The oyster catcher; -- so called from its shrill cries.
    Scolder - (n.) The old squaw.
    Shareholder - (n.) One who holds or owns a share or shares in a joint fund or property.
    Shipholder - (n.) A shipowner.
    Slaveholder - (n.) One who holds slaves.
    Smoldered - (imp. & p. p.) of Smoulder
    Smoldering - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Smoulder
    Smolder - (v. i.) Alt. of Smoulder
    Smolder - (v. t.) Alt. of Smoulder
    Smolder - (n.) Alt. of Smoulder
    Smoldering - (a.) Alt. of Smouldering
    Smolderingness - (n.) Alt. of Smoulderingness
    Solder - (n.) A metal or metallic alloy used when melted for uniting adjacent metallic edges or surfaces; a metallic cement.
    Solder - (n.) anything which unites or cements.
    Soldered - (imp. & p. p.) of Solder
    Soldering - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Solder
    Solder - (n.) To unite (metallic surfaces or edges) by the intervention of a more fusible metal or metallic alloy applied when melted; to join by means of metallic cement.
    Solder - (n.) To mend; to patch up.
    Solderer - (n.) One who solders.
    Soldering - () a. & n. from Solder, v. t.
    Stadtholder - (n.) Formerly, the chief magistrate of the United Provinces of Holland; also, the governor or lieutenant governor of a province.
    Stadtholderate - (n.) Alt. of Stadtholdership
    Stadtholdership - (n.) The office or position of a stadtholder.
    Stakeholder - (n.) The holder of a stake; one with whom the bets are deposited when a wager is laid.
    Stockholder - (n.) One who is a holder or proprietor of stock in the public funds, or in the funds of a bank or other stock company.
    Unfolder - (n.) One who, or that which, unfolds.
    Unsolder - (v. t.) To separate or disunite, as what has been soldered; hence, to divide; to sunder.
    Upholder - (n.) A broker or auctioneer; a tradesman.
    Upholder - (n.) An undertaker, or provider for funerals.
    Upholder - (n.) An upholsterer.
    Upholder - (n.) One who, or that which, upholds; a supporter; a defender; a sustainer.
    Withholder - (n.) One who withholds.
    Woolder - (n.) A stick used to tighten the rope in woolding.
    Woolder - (n.) One of the handles of the top, formed by a wooden pin passing through it. See 1st Top, 2.
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    Folder - n. Folding cover or holder for loose papers.
    Gasholder - n. Large receptacle for storing gas; gasometer.
    Householder - n. 1 person who owns or rents a house. 2 head of a household.
    Molder - v. (brit. Moulder) 1 decay to dust. 2 (foll. By away) rot or crumble. 3 deteriorate. [from *mould3]
    Polder - n. Piece of land reclaimed from the sea or a river, esp. In the netherlands. [dutch]
    Policyholder - n. Person or body holding an insurance policy.
    Record-holder - n. Person who holds a record.
    Shareholder - n. Owner of shares in a company.
    Smallholder - n. Farmer of a smallholding.
    Smolder - (brit. Smoulder) v. 1 burn slowly without flame or internally. 2 (of emotions) be fierce but suppressed. 3 (of a person) show silent emotion. n. Smouldering. [origin unknown]
    Solder - n. Fusible alloy used to join metals or wires etc. v. Join with solder. [latin: related to *solid]
    Soldering iron - n. Heated tool for melting and applying solder.
    Stakeholder - n. Independent party with whom money etc. Wagered is deposited.
    Stallholder - n. Person in charge of a stall at a market etc.
    Stockholder - n. Owner of stocks or shares.
    Title-holder - n. Person who holds a title, esp. A sporting champion.

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