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agent

noun [C] (REPRESENTATIVE)   /ˈeɪ·dʒənt/
a person who acts for or represents another: a travel agent He is the agent for several of the highest paid players in baseball. An agent is also someone who works secretly for a government or other organization: a secret agent an undercover agent
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