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A person who cheats in a game, a cheater
Fatal cattle disease caused by soil-borne bacteria
Relating to a scab worker

The blackleg workers entered under cover of darkness.

A person who takes the place of striking workers. A scab
A disease among calves and sheep, characterized by a settling of gelatinous matter in the legs, and sometimes in the neck
A notorious gambler
{i} cheater; strikebreaker
someone who continues to work when other workers are on strike - used to show disapproval
{f} act as a strikebreaker
plural of blackleg