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growl·er / ˈgroulər/ • n. 1. a person or thing that growls.2. a small iceberg that rises little above the water.3. inf. a pail or other container used for carrying drink, esp. draft beer.4. an electromagnet with two poles designed to test for short circuits in the windings of an armature.5. archaic, inf. a four-wheeled hansom cab.