Definitions

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  • n. A military communications specialist using codes based on an obscure language.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. 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

Etymologies

code +‎ talker (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Though the smoking gun cassette has been stolen from him in a mugging, he reveals that he's had codetalker Albert Hosteen and his buddies memorize its contents.

    intertribal: this is about to go off!, a.k.a. fuck yeah!

  • GRADE: 7WTMWBBTTT, WOATS: About the same "Windtalkers" (Release date: 11/9, MGM) SYNOPSIS: In the Pacific theater of World War II, a soldier (Nicholas Cage) is charged with protecting a Navajo codetalker -- and killing him if he falls into enemy hands.

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