windtalker

Main Entry:  windtalker
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  any of the Navaho people who developed and communicated with a special World War II military code; also called codetalker
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windtalker

noun
a secret agent who was one of the Navajos who devised and used a code based on their native language; the code was unbroken by the Japanese during World War II [syn: codetalker
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