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  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Queller A killer; as, Jack the Giant Queller .
    • Queller One who quells; one who overpowers or subdues.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n queller One who quells or kills; a slayer.
    • n queller One who subdues or crushes.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Queller one who quells or crushes: a slayer
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. cwellan, to kill, causal of cwelan, to die. Cf. Quail (v.).


In literature:

Jeff Milton the whole man as well as the queller of bad men.
"Guide to Life and Literature of the Southwest" by J. Frank Dobie
Is not such a one a true Hero and Serpent-queller; worthy of all reverence!
"Heroes and Hero Worship" by Thomas Carlyle
Most delicate is the mob-queller's vocation; wherein Too-much may be as bad as Not-enough.
"The French Revolution" by Thomas Carlyle
The dragon-queller was beaten.
"Figures of Earth" by James Branch Cabell
Is not such a one a true Hero and Serpent-queller; worthy of all reverence!
"Sartor Resartus, and On Heroes, Hero-Worship, and the Heroic in History" by Thomas Carlyle
Soon was she in the spacious palace-halls Of the man-queller Hector.
"The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 16, No. 98, December, 1865" by Various
Blind, self-satisfied "child-quellers," who so ignorantly boast of your ability to conquer children!
"Dickens As an Educator" by James L. (James Laughlin) Hughes

In news:

Queller Fisher Washor Fuchs & Kool.
Queller Fisher Washor Fuchs & Kool.
Jessica Queller 's written her life into a half-dozen teen TV shows.
Reality versus Myth by Donald E Queller University of Illinois Press, 386 pp.

In science:

Ostrowski, E.A., Katoh M, Shaulsky,G.,, Queller,D.C., Strassmann, J.E.,2008, Kin discrimination increases with genetic distance in a social amoeba, PLoS Biology, 6: 2377-2382,.
Randomness and Multi-level Interactions in Biology
Queller DC (1992) Quantitative genetics, inclusive ļ¬tness, and group selection.
Altruism can proliferate through group/kin selection despite high random gene flow