n.1.One who, or that which, supports; as, oxygen is a supporter of life.
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.(Shipbuilding) A knee placed under the cathead.
4.(Her.) 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.
5.(Med.) A broad band or truss for supporting the abdomen or some other part or organ.
Noun1.supporter - a person who backs a politician or a team etc.; "all their supporters came out for the game"; "they are friends of the library"
2.supporter - someone who supports or champions something
Synonyms: sponsor, patron
3.Supportersupporter - a person who contributes to the fulfillment of a need or furtherance of an effort or purpose; "my invaluable assistant"; "they hired additional help to finish the work"
Synonyms: assistant, helper, help
4.supporter - a band (usually elastic) worn around the leg to hold up a stocking (or around the arm to hold up a sleeve)
Synonyms: garter
5.Supportersupporter - a support for the genitals worn by men engaging in strenuous exercise
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Supporter of combustion
Supporters of Islam
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