Filler meaning

fĭlər
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One that fills, as:
  • Something added to augment weight or size or fill space.
  • A composition, especially a semisolid that hardens on drying, used to fill pores, cracks, or holes in wood, plaster, or other construction surfaces before finishing.
  • Tobacco used to form the body of a cigar.
  • A short item used to fill space in a publication.
  • Something, such as a news item, public-service message, or music, used to fill time in a radio or television presentation.
  • A sheaf of loose papers used to fill a notebook or binder.
  • (architecture) An element, such as a plate, used to fill the space between two supporting members.
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A person or thing that fills.
  • Matter added to some other to increase bulk, improve consistency, etc.
  • A preparation used to fill in the cracks, grain, etc. of wood before painting or varnishing.
  • The bunch of blended tobacco held together by a binder leaf to form a cigar.
  • A short, space-filling item as in a newspaper; squib.
  • The paper to be inserted into a loose-leaf notebook, etc.
  • (archit.) A plate put in to fill a space, as between two structural parts.
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A monetary unit of Hungary, equal to1100 of a forint.
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One who fills.
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Any semisolid substance used to fill gaps, cracks or pores.
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A relatively inert ingredient added to modify physical characteristics.
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A short article in a newspaper or magazine.
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A short piece of music or an announcement between radio or TV programmes.
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Any spoken sound or word used to fill gaps in speech; filled pause.
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Cut tobacco used to make up the body of a cigar.
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(computing) In COBOL, the description of an unnamed part of a record that contains no data relevant to a given context.
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(horticulture) A plant that lacks a distinctive shape and can fill inconvenient spaces around other plants in pots or gardens.
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Something added to fill a space or add weight or size.
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Origin of filler

  • fill + -er

    From Wiktionary