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sniper

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈsnaɪpər/
someone who shoots at people from a place they cannot seeSoldiers and people who fight in wars
on a website, someone who makes an offer for an item just before the end of an auction (= a sale in which things are sold to the person who offers the most money) People who buy thingsTraders, merchants and entrepreneursSly and devious
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