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blockade-runner

[ blo-keyd-ruhn-er ]
/ blɒˈkeɪdˌrʌn ər /
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noun
a ship or person that passes through a blockade.
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Origin of blockade-runner

First recorded in 1860–65

OTHER WORDS FROM blockade-runner

block·ade-run·ning, noun

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