Definitions for gamekeeperˈgeɪmˌki pər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. gamekeeper, game warden(noun)

    a person employed to take care of game and wildlife

Wiktionary

  1. gamekeeper(Noun)

    A person employed to maintain the game for hunting and all associated materials and effects.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Gamekeeper(noun)

    one who has the care of game, especially in a park or preserve

Freebase

  1. Gamekeeper

    A gamekeeper is a person who manages an area of countryside to make sure there is enough game for shooting, or fish for angling, and who actively manages areas of woodland, moorland, waterway or farmland for the benefit of game birds, deer, fish and wildlife in general. Typically, a gamekeeper is employed by a landowner, and often in the UK by a country estate, to prevent poaching, to rear and release game birds such as pheasants and partridge, eradicate pests, encourage and manage wild red grouse, and to control predators such as foxes, to manage habitats to suit game, and to monitor the health of the game.


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