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One who plays craps.


(Gambling, except Cards) US a person who plays the game of craps


(ˈkræpˌʃu tər)

one who plays craps.
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Noun1.crapshooter - a gambler who plays the game of crapscrapshooter - a gambler who plays the game of craps
gambler - a person who wagers money on the outcome of games or sporting events


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