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noun [countable] eater pronunciation in British English /ˈiːtə(r)/
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  1. 1
    someone who eats in a particular way

    a messy/noisy eater

    a healthy/big/hearty eater (=someone who eats a lot):

    He’s small, but he’s a healthy eater.

    a picky eater (=someone who does not like many foods):

    They have a four-year-old child who is a very picky eater.



to fall over forwards so that your face hits the ground or another surface

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