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 for Conniver
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Conniver \Con*niv"er\, n.
     One who connives.
     [1913 Webster]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  37 Moby Thesaurus words for "conniver":
     Benedict Arnold, Brutus, Judas, Judas Iscariot, Machiavellian,
     Quisling, archtraitor, betrayer, cockatrice, coconspirator,
     conspirator, conspirer, counterplotter, double agent,
     double-crosser, double-dealer, exploiter, finagler, informer,
     intrigant, intriguer, machinator, maneuverer, operator,
     opportunist, plotter, quisling, rat, schemer, serpent, snake,
     timeserver, traitor, treasonist, trimmer, turncoat, wire-puller
  
  

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (30 December 2018) :

  CONNIVER
  
      An artificial intelligence programming language for
     automatic theorem proving from MIT.  CONNIVER grew out of
     PLANNER and was based on coroutines rather than
     backtracking.  It allowed multiple database contexts with
     hypothetical assertions.
  
     ["The CONNIVER Reference Manual", D. McDermott & G.J. Sussman
     , AI Memo 259, MIT AI Lab, 1973].
  
     (1995-01-10)
  

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