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A pirate is man (or woman) who in the term: Piracy, rob the traders of the sea. These so called "pirates" are villains and bounties on they're heads will usually be set.
A pirate crew, usually consists of a ship and a dozen of people to keep the ship going and capture/kill the traders on the boats they conquer. The revenue for being a pirate is massive, IF you know how to do it well.