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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - One who was versed in the practice of the medieval science and sought an elixir of life

Usage examples (33)
  • The word alchemist suddenly recalled the Archdeacon Claude Frollo to his mind.
  • Brown, called the alchemist by chemists, and a few others.
  • Samuel Brown, called the alchemist by chemists, and a few others.
  • Of all dreams, that of the alchemist is the most poetical, for he looked at the finest symbol. for more
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