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collaborator

noun [C] uk   /kəˈlæb.ə.reɪ.tər/ us    /-t̬ɚ/

collaborator noun [C] (ENEMY SUPPORTER)

disapproving a person who works with an enemy who has taken control of their country: wartime collaborators a Nazi collaborator

collaborator noun [C] (WORKING WITH)

a person who works together with others for a special purpose: a new production by Andrew Davies and collaborators
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