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Seeker

seeker
1. One who seeks; that which is used in seeking or searching.
2. One of a small heterogeneous sect of the 17th century, in Great Britain, who professed to be seeking the true church, ministry, and sacraments. A skeptic is ever seeking and never finds, like our new upstart sect of Seekers. (Bullokar)


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