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seeker

[see-ker] /ˈsi kər/
noun
1.
a person or thing that seeks.
2.
Rocketry.
  1. a device in a missile that locates a target by sensing some characteristic of the target, as heat emission.
  2. a missile equipped with such a device.
Origin of seeker
1300-1350
1300-50; Middle English; see seek, -er1
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n.

early 14c., agent noun from seek. The religious sect of the Seekers is attested from 1645.

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