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parachutist

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

Simple Definition of parachutist

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

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of parachutist

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

1888

First Known Use of parachutist

1888



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