Definitions for defectordɪˈfɛk tər

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

de•fec•tordɪˈfɛk tər(n.)

  1. a person who defects from a cause or country.

Origin of defector:

1655–65; < L dēfector renegade, rebel, der. of dēficere to become disaffected, revolt, lit., to fail; see deficient

Princeton's WordNet

  1. deserter, defector(noun)

    a person who abandons their duty (as on a military post)

Wiktionary

  1. defector(Noun)

    one who defects.

Freebase

  1. Defector

    Defector was the fourth solo album from former Genesis guitarist Steve Hackett. It was released in 1980 on the Charisma label. In 2005, Defector was remastered and re-released on Virgin Records. The new edition features updated liner notes and five bonus tracks.

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