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addaword.gifdefinition of saffer

noun
an informal word for a resident of South Africa
Saffers, don't forget overseas voting has started!
Submitted by: Kati from Netherlands on 15/04/2009 11:12:00
Definition of saffer from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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a method of financial trading in which share prices are hidden and not openly available to the public

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