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plotter

noun [C] uk   /ˈplɒt.ər/ us    /ˈplɑː.t̬ɚ/

plotter noun [C] (PERSON)

someone who makes a secret plan to do something wrong, harmful, or illegal

plotter noun [C] (EQUIPMENT)

a piece of equipment that marks things, such as the position of a ship or aircraft, on a map or piece of paper
Translations of “plotter”
in Chinese (Traditional) 人, 陰謀者…
in Chinese (Simplified) 人, 阴谋者…
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