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jaeger

  

      n  
1      (Military)   a marksman in certain units of the German or Austrian armies  
2    a member of a light or mountain infantry unit in some European armies  
3      (U.S. and Canadian)   any of several skuas of the genus Stercorarius  
4    Rare   a hunter or hunter's attendant,   (Also (for senses 1, 2, 4))    jager, jäger         
     (C18: from German Jäger hunter, from jagen to hunt; see yacht)  


jäger  
      n      See       jaeger  
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