pi·geon·eer | \¦pijə¦ni(ə)r\
plural -s

Definition of pigeoneer 

1 : a person who cares for and manages pigeons especially : one in military service who has charge of the breeding, training, housing, and care of homing pigeons

2 : one who kills or captures unwanted pigeons

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pigeon entry 1 + -eer

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