intelligencer

intelligencer

[in-tel-i-juhn-ser]
noun
1.
a person or thing that conveys information.
2.
an informer; spy.

Origin:
1570–80; intelligence + -er2

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intelligencer (ɪnˈtɛlɪdʒənsə)
 
n
archaic an informant or spy

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