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The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Robber \Rob"ber\, n. One who robs; in law, one who feloniously takes goods or money from the person of another by violence or by putting him in fear. [1913 Webster] Some roving robber calling to his fellows. --Milton. [1913 Webster] Syn: Thief; depredator; despoiler; plunderer; pillager; rifler; brigang; freebooter; pirate. See Thief. [1913 Webster] Robber crab. (Zool.) (a) A purse crab. (b) Any hermit crab. Robber fly. (Zool.) Same as Hornet fly, under Hornet. Robber gull (Zool.), a jager gull. [1913 Webster]