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visitant

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noun vis·i·tant \ˈvi-zə-tənt, ˈviz-tənt\

Definition of visitant

  1. 1 :  visitor; especially :  one thought to come from a spirit world

  2. 2 :  a migratory bird that appears at intervals for a limited period

visitant adjective


Examples of visitant

  1. <the groundless theory that these ancient monuments were built by extraterrestrial visitants>

  2. <a nocturnal visitant that must have been the shade of his late brother, crying out for vengeance against his murderers>



1599

First Known Use of visitant

1599


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