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parachutist

noun para·chut·ist \ˈper-ə-ˌshü-tist, ˈpa-rə-\

: a person who jumps from an aircraft and uses a parachute to land

Full Definition of PARACHUTIST

:  one that parachutes: as
a :  paratrooper
b :  a person who parachutes as a sport

First Known Use of PARACHUTIST

1888

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