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Other Sampler Definition

[n] a piece of embroidery demonstrating skill with various stitches
[n] an observation station that is set up to make sample observations of something
[n] an assortment of various samples; "a candy sampler"; "a sampler of French poets"
[n] someone who samples food or drink for its quality

Misc. Definitions

\Sam"pler\, n. [See {Exampler}, {Exemplar}.]
1. One who makes up samples for inspection; one who examines samples, or by samples; as, a wool sampler.
2. A pattern; a specimen; especially, a collection of needlework patterns, as letters, borders, etc., to be used as samples, or to display the skill of the worker. Susie dear, bring your sampler and Mrs. Schumann will show you how to make that W you bothered over. --E. E. Hale.

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