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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Diver \Div"er\, n. 1. One who, or that which, dives. [1913 Webster] Divers and fishers for pearls. --Woodward. [1913 Webster] 2. Fig.: One who goes deeply into a subject, study, or business. "A diver into causes." --Sir H. Wotton. [1913 Webster] 3. (Zool.) Any bird of certain genera, as Urinator (formerly Colymbus), or the allied genus Colymbus, or Podiceps, remarkable for their agility in diving. [1913 Webster] Note: The northern diver (Urinator imber) is the loon; the black diver or velvet scoter (Oidemia fusca) is a sea duck. See Loon, and Scoter. [1913 Webster]