a person with special skill in resolving disputes, impasses, etc., as in business, national, or international affairs: a diplomatic troubleshooter in the Middle East.
an expert in discovering and eliminating the cause of trouble in mechanical equipment, power lines, etc.
Origin of troubleshooter
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Contemporary Examples of troubleshooter
Fazil is seen by several Taliban officials as a kind of troubleshooter.Afghan Taliban Say they Won Big with Bergdahl Swap
June 2, 2014
a person who locates the cause of trouble and removes or treats it
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