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noun
  1. A person who cares for cattle (and possibly other herd animals) whilst they graze.
  2. (Australian) One who owns and runs a usually large cattle or sheep farm.
Graziers on the tablelands are in dire straits because they do not have enough winter feed and will have to keep reducing stock.
Greek fire Tweet Definition of Greek fire Like Definition of Greek fire on Facebook
noun (-, sg=Greek fire)
  1. (historical) A flammable substance first used by the Greeks of w:Constantinople, Constantinople to set fire to enemy ships, buildings etc.
    • 1819, Sir Walter Scott, Ivanhoe:
    • :"There is yet spirit in him," said Malvoisin apart to Mont"Fitchet, "were it well directed " but, like the , it burns whatever approaches it."

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