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skip tracer

or skip-tracer

an investigator whose job is to locate missing persons, especially debtors.
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skip tracing, noun Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
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British Dictionary definitions for skip-tracer

skip tracer

(US & Canadian) a person employed to search for missing debtors or defendants who have absconded whilst on bail
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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Slang definitions & phrases for skip-tracer

skip it

verb phrase

To drop or ignore some matter: If you can't remember, let's skip it for now (1934+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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