Definition of 'defector'
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He was asked another question about defectors. Times, Sunday Times (2014)How much would they covet or resent a potential defector? Times, Sunday Times (2009)The man names local Taleban commanders and talks about other potential defectors. Times, Sunday Times (2010)This was despite the fact that he had come under some suspicion when a potential Russian defector he was in charge of mysteriously vanished. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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Used Rarely. defector is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'defector'
British English: defector NOUN
A defector is someone who leaves their country, political party, or other group, and joins an opposing country, party, or group.
Definition of defector from the Collins English Dictionary
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