A person who is easily deceived or is used to carry out the designs of another.
Any of various devices for indicating or measuring conditions, performance, position, direction, etc. or, sometimes, for controlling operations, as in an aircraft
A person serving as security; a hostage.
A person whose actions, ideas, etc. are controlled by another
Any person who acts as an underling or puppet of another
Anything that serves in the manner of a tool; a means
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