Etymology
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bleacher (n.)

1540s, "one who bleaches," agent noun from bleach (v.). The "bench for spectators at a sports field" sense (usually bleachers) is attested since 1889, American English; so named because the boards were bleached by the sun.

updated on October 01, 2012

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Definitions of bleacher from WordNet

bleacher (n.)
a worker who bleaches (cloth or flour etc.);
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