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Definition of -ier in English:


Forming personal nouns denoting an occupation or interest:
1Pronounced with stress on the preceding element: grazier
[Middle English: variant of -er1]
2Pronounced with stress on the final element: brigadier cashier
[From French -ier, from Latin -arius]
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