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headhunter

noun [C] (FIGHTER)    /ˈhedˌhʌn.tər/ US  /-t̬ɚ/
a member of a group of people that keeps the heads of the enemies that it has killedSoldiers and people who fight in wars
(Definition of headhunter noun (FIGHTER) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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