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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (2)

1. a close observer; someone who looks at something (such as an exhibition of some kind);
- Example: "the spectators applauded the performance"
- Example: "television viewers"
- Example: "sky watchers discovered a new star"
[syn: spectator, witness, viewer, watcher, looker]

2. an optical device for viewing photographic transparencies;


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Viewer \View"er\, n. 1. One who views or examines. [1913 Webster] 2. (Law) A person appointed to inspect highways, fences, or the like, and to report upon the same. [1913 Webster] 3. The superintendent of a coal mine. [Eng.] [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

viewer n 1: a close observer; someone who looks at something (such as an exhibition of some kind); "the spectators applauded the performance"; "television viewers"; "sky watchers discovered a new star" [syn: spectator, witness, viewer, watcher, looker] 2: an optical device for viewing photographic transparencies
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

46 Moby Thesaurus words for "viewer": TV-viewer, accepter, acquirer, addressee, audience, auditor, beholder, bird-watcher, bystander, consignee, drugstore cowboy, eyewitness, gaper, gazer, gazer-on, getter, girl-watcher, goggler, hearer, holder, kibitzer, listener, looker, looker-on, observer, obtainer, ogler, onlooker, payee, perceiver, percipient, procurer, receiver, recipient, seer, sidewalk superintendent, spectator, spectatress, spectatrix, taker, televiewer, television-viewer, trustee, video-gazer, watcher, witness
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (18 March 2015):

viewer A program to allow a file to be read (or played) but not changed. Viewers are often freely distributable, even when the editor application is not. This allows you to create files with the editor and make the viewer available to other users to view your files, e.g. on a website. Examples include the Word and Adobe Acrobat viewers. (1997-08-29)