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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - One acting as a medium between the visible and spirit worlds.

Usage examples (33)
  • When you think of the term shaman or medicine man it might conjure up images of African witchdoctors.
  • Click on the walkman the old shaman is listening to.
  • In some old tribal cultures, Mr. Wright adds, the word shaman meant roughly "politician."
  • Hitchcock's three partners are killed in the melee and the shaman is honored for his wisdom. for more
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