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Definition of "sorter" [sort•er]

  • A person employed to sort. (noun)
  • A machine made to sort. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "sorter" in a sentence
  • "A change-sorter is not purposeful but it arranges coins – at the direct intent of the designer."
  • "Hey, I didn't know ESAS worked like a coin sorter!"
  • "Each of the many "steps" of the staircase provides another "tool" of a different size to manipulate nanoparticles in a method that is similar to how a coin sorter separates nickels, dimes and quarters."