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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A person who abandons their duty (as on a military post).

Usage examples (32)
  • Department has declared that the defector is a liar, and has discounted his report.
  • The latest defector is Rep. Jason Altmire, who represents the Pittsburgh suburbs in Pennsylvania.
  • "The care of a defector is a major headache," he said.
  • The CIA dismissed the warning and called the defector "a fabricator." for more
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