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drawer (n.)

mid-14c., "one who draws (water from a well, etc.); one who pulls, drags, or transports," agent noun from draw (v.). Also formerly "a waiter, bartender" (1560s). Attested from 1570s in sense of "a box-shaped receptacle that can be 'drawn' or pulled out of a cabinet, bureau, table, etc., by sliding it horizontally."

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Definitions of drawer from WordNet

drawer (n.)
a boxlike container in a piece of furniture; made so as to slide in and out;
drawer (n.)
the person who writes a check or draft instructing the drawee to pay someone else;
drawer (n.)
an artist skilled at drawing;
Synonyms: draftsman
From wordnet.princeton.edu