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skipper

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈskɪpər/ informal
the leader of a team, an aircraft, a ship, etcOccupations and tradesPeople who work on boats and shipsWorkers on/with aircraft and spacecraftCompetitors and participants in sports and games
Translations of “skipper”
in Spanish capitán…
in French capitaine…
in German der Kapitän…
in Chinese (Traditional) 船長, 隊長, 機長…
in Russian капитан, командир…
in Turkish kaptan, reis, lider…
in Chinese (Simplified) 船长, 队长, 机长…
in Polish kapitan…
(Definition of skipper from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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