from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun One that heals or attempts to heal, especially a faith healer.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun One whose business it is to cover houses with tiles, slates. etc. Also hellier, hillier. Ray, South and East Country Words.
  • noun One who or that which heals, cures, restores, or repairs.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun One who, or that which, heals.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun agent noun of heal: a person who heals, especially through faith.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a person skilled in a particular type of therapy


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