supporter

  1. a person who backs a politician or a team etc.
  2. a person who contributes to the fulfillment of a need or furtherance of an effort or purpose
  3. a band (usually elastic) worn around the leg to hold up a stocking (or around the arm to hold up a sleeve)

supporter

[n] - a person who backs a politician or a team etc.
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Supporter

Person who accompanies a parent or young person to meetings with an education authority, education appeal committee or at tribunal. Supporters can be friends, relatives or professionals from an organisation.
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Supporter

Sup·port'er noun 1. One who, or that which, supports; as, oxygen is a supporter of life. « The sockets and supporters of flowers are figured.» Bacon. « The saints have a . . . supporter in all their miseries.» South. 2. ...
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supporter

1. One who, or that which, supports; as, oxygen is a supporter of life. 'The sockets and supporters of flowers are figured.' (Bacon) 'The saints have a . . . Supporter in all their miseries.' (South) ... 2. Especially, an adherent; one who sustains, advocates, and defends; as, the supporter of a party, faction, or candidate. ... 3. A knee placed un...
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supporter

protagonist noun a person who backs a politician or a team etc.; `all their supporters came out for the game`; `they are friends of the library`
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Supporter

• (n.) A figure, sometimes of a man, but commonly of some animal, placed on either side of an escutcheon, and exterior to it. Usually, both supporters of an escutcheon are similar figures. • (n.) A knee placed under the cathead. • (n.) A broad band or truss for supporting the abdomen or some other part or organ. • (n.) One who, ...
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supporter

(from the article `heraldry`) These are the figures on either side of the shield of arms and are borne (in English heraldry) by peers and by other bearers of orders of the highest ...
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Supporter

In heraldry a supporter is a figure, sometimes of a man, but commonly of some animal, placed on either side of an escutcheon, and exterior to it. Usually, both supporters of an escutcheon are similar figures.
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supporter

Type: Term Pronunciation: sŭ-pōrt′er Definitions: 1. An apparatus intended to hold in place a dependent or pendulous part, prolapsed organ, or joint. Synonyms: support2
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Supporter

In heraldry, supporters are figures usually placed on either side of the shield and depicted holding it up. These figures may be real or imaginary animals, human figures, and in rare cases plants or inanimate objects. Often these can have local significance, such as the fisherman and the tin miner granted to Cornwall County Council, or a historica...
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Supporter

see fan.
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glossary_of_association_football_terms
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