Definitions

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  • n. One affected by the disease lycanthropy.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One affected by the disease lycanthropy.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as lycanthrope.

Etymologies

lycanthropy +‎ -ist (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Generally speaking the property of lycanthropy in Spain appears to be hereditary; and, as one would naturally expect in a country so pronouncedly Roman Catholic, to rid the lycanthropist of his unenviable property it is the custom to resort to exorcism.

    Werwolves

  • As soon as the water begins to boil the would-be lycanthropist must throw into it handfuls of any three of the following substances: Asafoetida, parsley, opium, hemlock, henbane, saffron, aloe, poppy-seed and solanum; repeating as he does so these words: --

    Werwolves

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