Definition of healer
1 : one that heals
2 : a Christian Science practitioner
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Local media describe Patricio as a traditional healer from the western state of Jalisco.
For Dr. Jones, there was recognition that Manchester, its victims and its healers, would be dealing with the consequences of the attack for some time.
The household’s nanny, who was training to be a sangoma, or healer, would collect the snake corpses for her studies.
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