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  • n. Plural form of channeller.

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Examples

  • Several of Rand's women were "channellers" who commanded the same sort of sorcerous powers that he did, and Tyrion was half hoping that Cersei would say something especially snotty to one of them and get turned into some sort of reptile, or perhaps just flamed into a cinder, but unfortunately the queen decided to be on her best behavior this morning and was all grace and warmth and smiles.

    Trial of Seven

  • They were called mediums a century ago; today their spiritual descendants are known as psychics or channellers.

    Victor Stenger: The Myth of Quantum Consciousness

  • Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Sir Oliver Lodge, Dr. Schrenk-Notzing, Charles Richet (who coined the word ectoplasm) plus numerous other investigators worldwide spent extensive time and money analyzing the exploits of many channellers and mediums.

    Dan Aykroyd: About Ghosts

  • An absolutely vast number of minor characters whose import to the series is questionable continues to expand, and the minutiae of Elayne's pregnancy and arguments between different groups of channellers continues to weigh the series down.

    Knife of Dreams by Robert Jordan

  • At the moment of that victory, the Dark One cursed the male half of the One Power, driving all male channellers of the Power insane.

    Archive 2008-09-01

  • On top of the Aes Sedai, the Aiel Wise Ones and the Sea Folk Windfinders, we really didn't need yet another group of female channellers and their attendant politics.

    Archive 2008-11-01

  • During this battle nine of the rebel Aes Sedai swore fealty to Rand to prove their loyalty and the Asha'man, a society of male channellers created by Rand to use in the Last Battle, proved their worth.

    Archive 2008-11-01

  • However, Rand's announcement of an amnesty for men who can channel has shocked the world, for all male channellers of the One Power are doomed to go mad and die, wreaking havoc as they go, and some of his enemies are prepared to move against him before that can be allowed to happen.

    Lord of Chaos by Robert Jordan

  • There's also a widening of the worldbuilding, with the Sea Folk presented in more detail then we have seen before, the introduction of the Kin (a secret society of female channellers) and the revelation of a new form of magic, the True Power, and a convincing reason given why we haven't seen it before (although we have, kind of).

    Archive 2008-11-01

  • RBL and SSAFA are the main channellers of funds from all sorts of sources.

    Army Rumour Service

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