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pilot

noun [C] (PERSON)   /ˈpɑɪ·lət/
a person who flies an aircraft, or someone who directs a ship safely through an area of water: an airline pilot a harbor pilot pilot    /ˈpɑɪ·lət/ verb [T] He piloted the ship through the busy harbor.
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