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profiteer
used in The Poisonwood Bible

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Definition
someone who makes excessive profit — especially on goods in short supply
  • He and all the profiteers who've since walked out on Africa as a husband quits a wife, leaving her with her naked body curled around the emptied-out mine of her womb.
    Book 1 — Genesis (7% in)

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