voider


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Voider \Void"er\, n.
   1. One who, or that which, voids, ?mpties, vacates, or
      annuls.
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   2. A tray, or basket, formerly used to receive or convey that
      which is voided or cleared away from a given place;
      especially, one for carrying off the remains of a meal, as
      fragments of food; sometimes, a basket for containing
      household articles, as clothes, etc.
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            Piers Plowman laid the cloth, and Simplicity brought
            in the voider.                        --Decker.
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            The cloth whereon the earl dined was taken away, and
            the voider, wherein the plate was usually put, was
            set upon the cupboard's head.         --Hist. of
                                                  Richard
                                                  Hainam.
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   3. A servant whose business is to void, or clear away, a
      table after a meal. [R.] --Decker.
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   4. (Her.) One of the ordinaries, much like the flanch, but
      less rounded and therefore smaller.
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