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poacher

noun [C] uk   /ˈpəʊ.tʃər/  us   /ˈpoʊ.tʃɚ/
someone who catches and kills animals illegally
(also goal poacher) in football, a forward who scores a lot goals from a position close to the goal
Translations of “poacher”
in Chinese (Traditional) 偷獵者…
in Russian браконьер…
in Turkish kaçak avcı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 偷猎者…
in Polish kłusowni-k/czka…
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