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buccaneer

noun [C] uk   /ˌbʌk.əˈnɪər/ us    /-ˈnɪr/
a person who attacked and stole from ships at sea, especially in the 17th and 18th centuries
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Translations of “buccaneer”
in Spanish bucanero…
in French boucanier…
in German der Seeräuber…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指17和18世紀的)海盜…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指17和18世纪的)海盗…
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