gilders

 snares. N.

A glossary of provincial and local words used in England. . 1790.

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  • gilders — gild·er || gɪldÉ™(r) n. one who covers surfaces with gold leaf …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Fletcher Gilders — (1931 1999) was a Detroit native who won fame as a talented multi sport athlete for the Colts of Northwestern High School. In 1948, as a 13 foot pole vaulter, Gilders was voted Michigan High School Track and Field Athlete of the Year. Later that… …   Wikipedia

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