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

  • noun In certain traditional cultures, especially in Africa, a sorcerer or shamanistic healer.

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  • noun A person who is believed to heal through magical powers; a shaman.

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

  • noun someone who is believed to heal through magical powers


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