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 for carter
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Marysole \Ma"ry*sole\, n. [Mary, the proper name + sole the
     fish.] (Zool.)
     A large British fluke, or flounder ({Rhombus megastoma); --
     called also carter, and whiff.
     [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Daddy longlegs \Dad"dy long"legs`\
     1. (Zool.) An arachnidan of the genus Phalangium, and
        allied genera, having a small body and four pairs of long
        legs; -- called also harvestman, carter, and
        grandfather longlegs.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     2. (Zool.) A name applied to many species of dipterous
        insects of the genus Tipula, and allied genera, with
        slender bodies, and very long, slender legs; the crane
        fly; -- called also father longlegs.
        [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Carter \Cart"er\, n.
     1. A charioteer. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     2. A man who drives a cart; a teamster.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     3. (Zool.)
        (a) Any species of Phalangium; -- also called
            harvestman.
        (b) A British fish; the whiff.
            [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  Carter
      n 1: Englishman and Egyptologist who in 1922 discovered and
           excavated the tomb of Tutankhamen (1873-1939) [syn:
           Carter, Howard Carter]
      2: 39th President of the United States (1924-) [syn: Carter,
         Jimmy Carter, James Earl Carter, James Earl Carter Jr.,
         President Carter]
      3: someone whose work is driving carts

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  67 Moby Thesaurus words for "carter":
     Aquarius, Ganymede, Hebe, Jehu, bearer, bheesty, bullwhacker,
     busboy, cabby, cabdriver, cabman, caddie, cameleer, cargo handler,
     carrier, carrier pigeon, cartman, charioteer, coachman, coachy,
     cocher, cochero, common carrier, conveyer, coolie, cupbearer,
     drayman, driver, elephant driver, express, expressman, freighter,
     gharry-wallah, gun bearer, hack, hackman, hacky, harness racer,
     hauler, homing pigeon, letter carrier, litter-bearer, mahout,
     mule skinner, muleteer, porter, redcap, reinsman, shield-bearer,
     skinner, skycap, stage coachman, stevedore, stretcher-bearer,
     teamster, the Water Bearer, transporter, truck driver, trucker,
     truckman, vetturino, voiturier, wagoner, wagonman, water boy,
     water carrier, whip
  
  

From U.S. Gazetteer Counties (2000) :

  Carter -- U.S. County in Kentucky
     Population (2000):    26889
     Housing Units (2000): 11534
     Land area (2000):     410.599156 sq. miles (1063.446887 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    1.546505 sq. miles (4.005430 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    412.145661 sq. miles (1067.452317 sq. km)
     Located within:       Kentucky (KY), FIPS 21
     Location:             38.307846 N, 83.049318 W
     Headwords:
      Carter
      Carter, KY
      Carter County
      Carter County, KY
  

From U.S. Gazetteer Counties (2000) :

  Carter -- U.S. County in Montana
     Population (2000):    1360
     Housing Units (2000): 811
     Land area (2000):     3339.566538 sq. miles (8649.437259 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    8.728321 sq. miles (22.606246 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    3348.294859 sq. miles (8672.043505 sq. km)
     Located within:       Montana (MT), FIPS 30
     Location:             45.556276 N, 104.481226 W
     Headwords:
      Carter
      Carter, MT
      Carter County
      Carter County, MT
  

From U.S. Gazetteer Counties (2000) :

  Carter -- U.S. County in Missouri
     Population (2000):    5941
     Housing Units (2000): 3028
     Land area (2000):     507.583083 sq. miles (1314.634094 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    1.439667 sq. miles (3.728720 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    509.022750 sq. miles (1318.362814 sq. km)
     Located within:       Missouri (MO), FIPS 29
     Location:             36.947814 N, 90.936667 W
     Headwords:
      Carter
      Carter, MO
      Carter County
      Carter County, MO
  

From U.S. Gazetteer Counties (2000) :

  Carter -- U.S. County in Oklahoma
     Population (2000):    45621
     Housing Units (2000): 20577
     Land area (2000):     823.790732 sq. miles (2133.608110 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    9.925211 sq. miles (25.706177 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    833.715943 sq. miles (2159.314287 sq. km)
     Located within:       Oklahoma (OK), FIPS 40
     Location:             34.214754 N, 97.220100 W
     Headwords:
      Carter
      Carter, OK
      Carter County
      Carter County, OK
  

From U.S. Gazetteer Counties (2000) :

  Carter -- U.S. County in Tennessee
     Population (2000):    56742
     Housing Units (2000): 25920
     Land area (2000):     341.045608 sq. miles (883.304032 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    6.570319 sq. miles (17.017048 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    347.615927 sq. miles (900.321080 sq. km)
     Located within:       Tennessee (TN), FIPS 47
     Location:             36.310350 N, 82.187840 W
     Headwords:
      Carter
      Carter, TN
      Carter County
      Carter County, TN
  

From U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000) :

  Carter, WY -- U.S. Census Designated Place in Wyoming
     Population (2000):    8
     Housing Units (2000): 6
     Land area (2000):     3.056841 sq. miles (7.917182 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    3.056841 sq. miles (7.917182 sq. km)
     FIPS code:            13005
     Located within:       Wyoming (WY), FIPS 56
     Location:             41.442062 N, 110.432574 W
     ZIP Codes (1990):    
     Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
     Headwords:
      Carter, WY
      Carter
  

From U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000) :

  Carter, MT -- U.S. Census Designated Place in Montana
     Population (2000):    62
     Housing Units (2000): 34
     Land area (2000):     2.905797 sq. miles (7.525979 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    0.003952 sq. miles (0.010236 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    2.909749 sq. miles (7.536215 sq. km)
     FIPS code:            12625
     Located within:       Montana (MT), FIPS 30
     Location:             47.781252 N, 110.955800 W
     ZIP Codes (1990):     59420
     Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
     Headwords:
      Carter, MT
      Carter
  

From U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000) :

  Carter, OK -- U.S. town in Oklahoma
     Population (2000):    254
     Housing Units (2000): 136
     Land area (2000):     0.464433 sq. miles (1.202876 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    0.464433 sq. miles (1.202876 sq. km)
     FIPS code:            12300
     Located within:       Oklahoma (OK), FIPS 40
     Location:             35.218187 N, 99.505054 W
     ZIP Codes (1990):     73627
     Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
     Headwords:
      Carter, OK
      Carter
  

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