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cash·ier1 / kaˈshi(ə)r/ • n. a person handling payments and receipts in a store, bank, or other business. cash·ier2 • v. [tr.] (usu. be cashiered) dismiss someone from the armed forces in disgrace because of a serious misdemeanor. ∎ inf. suspend or dismiss someone from an office, position, or membership: the team owner had been cashiered for consorting with a gambler.

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cashier 2 disband (troops); dismiss from office. XVI (casseer, casseir). — early Flem. kasseren disband (soldiers), revoke (a will) — F. casser break, dismiss, rescind = It. cassare cancel :- L. quassāre QUASH.

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cashier 1 one who pays out and receives money. XVI. — Du. kassier, or its source, F. caissier, f. caisse CASH; see -IER.

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