Definitions for vanisher

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

van•ish*ˈvæn ɪʃ(v.i.)

  1. to disappear quickly from sight; become invisible.

  2. to go away, esp. furtively:

    The thief vanished in the night.

  3. to come to an end.

  4. (of a number, quantity, or function) to become zero.

    Category: Math

  5. (v.t.)to cause to disappear.

* Syn: See disappear.

Origin of vanish:

1275–1325; ME < MF evaniss-, long s. of e(s)vanir蠐 L ēvānēscere= ē- e - +vānēscere to pass away (vān(us)vain+-ēscere -esce )

van′ish•er(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. vanisher(noun)

    a person who disappears

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  1. Vanisher

    The Vanisher is a fictional character, a mutant supervillain of the Marvel Universe, and an opponent of the X-Men. The Vanisher is one of the X-Men's oldest enemies having first appeared in X-Men #2. The Vanisher was created by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby.

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