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addaword.gifdefinition of filler

(also dermal filler) a substance injected into the face to remove wrinkles
All three of these fillers are good for treating the laugh lines.
in linguistics, a sound or word used to fill a gap in speech
Jill Wagner, a linguist at Temple University in Philadelphia, recently published a study that found filler words to be beneficial.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 23/10/2012 17:57:00
Definition of filler from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online


a paid holiday given to a new employee before they start their job

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