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English definition of “gunslinger”

gunslinger

noun [C] uk   /ˈɡʌnˌslɪŋ.ər/ us    //
especially in the past in North America, someone who is good at shooting guns and is employed for protection or to kill peopleMiscellaneous criminals
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