Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun One who immolates or offers in sacrifice.

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

  • noun One who offers in sacrifice; specifically, one of a sect of Russian fanatics who practice self-mutilation and sacrifice.

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

  • noun One who offers in sacrifice.
  • noun historical One of a sect of Russian fanatics who practised self-mutilation and sacrifice.

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