Scottish National Dictionary (1700–)

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ΒΆTANDER, n.2 Nonce variant or corrupted form of Stander, n., 2., a candle-stick, q.v. Abd. c.1881 W. Watt Tinker's Rhyme:
Wull ye no' buy a rander, a tander, A roaster, a toaster?

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