• Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Dater One who dates.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n dater One who dates.
    • n dater A datary. See datary.
    • n dater An apparatus for stamping the date on receipts, orders, or other papers. In some complex forms the hour also can be indicated, a clock in the base of the instrument changing the hour as the day advances, without attention from the user.
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In literature:

He claim to be friend to the black man an do him jes dater way.
"Slave Narratives: A Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves: Volume II, Arkansas Narratives, Part 2" by Work Projects Administration
Daters and ink pads for dating borrowers' cards, etc.
"A Library Primer" by John Cotton Dana
If de Man Who Kums for de Gold gits shot or tuk yer Dater wil dy.
"The Kentucky Ranger" by Edward T. Curnick
Make music for his dater (daughter) and the white folks to dance.
"Slave Narratives Vol. XIV. South Carolina, Part 2" by Works Projects Administration
The length is the laughing dater, there is no challenge in mingling later.
"Geography and Plays" by Gertrude Stein
Do not think she was a rowdy girl, one of these "up-to-daters," or fast.
"Between the Dark and the Daylight" by Richard Marsh
Le delai du recours est fixe a cent vingt jours a dater du jour ou la decision a ete prononcee ou notifiee (article 2 alinea 2).
"International Law. A Treatise. Volume II (of 2)" by Lassa Francis Oppenheim

In news:

During my twenties, I went through a career phase when I packed in dozens of job interviews in the manner of a serial dater.
The end goal has two components: for daters to discover new people in their social graph as potential dates.
Should this dater have kept his pre-date mustache.
Dater leaves for Ukraine on dental mission.
Dater works with Ukraine children.
I hate the term "serial dater ".
What makes a serial dater .
We Loved a Serial Dater ': Seven Women Talk About Him.
CHARLOTTE, NC: In today's segment, Dr Dar says there are three types of online daters checking out your profile.
The card warns daters of avoiding bad boys or you'll end up like Whitney Houston.
Do daters know themselves as well as they think they do.
Blogs are abuzz that Taylor Swift is targeting serial dater John Mayer on a new song, "Dear John," from her forthcoming album, Speak Now.
ByAdrian Dater The Denver Post.
Naive online daters turn into today's drug mules.
I guess other daters agree with me too.