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- n. A heavy, muzzle-loading hunting rifle
- n. A Jäger, an elite soldier of the Austrian army
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. In the German army, one belonging to a body of light infantry armed with rifles, resembling the chasseur of the French army.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Formerly, a member of various bodies of light infantry in the armies of different German states, recruited largely from foresters, etc.; now, a member of certain special battalions or corps of infantry or cavalry, generally organized as riflemen.
- n. Same as jäger.
From the German Jäger (Wiktionary)