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)
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