from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. One who makes a declaration, as an alien who has signed a declaration of intent to become a U.S. citizen.
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- n. A person who makes a formal declaration or statement
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. One who declares.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One who makes a declaration; specifically, in law, one whose admission or statement, made in writing or orally at some former time, is sought to be offered in evidence.
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