seer·​ess | \ ˈsir-əs How to pronounce seeress (audio) , ˈsē-ər-əs\

Definition of seeress

: a woman who predicts events or developments : prophetess

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Luckily, Deborah Hanekamp, seeress, shaman, and founder of Mama Medicine, says that the most spiritually significant plants for the solstice are also some of the most common., "The 3 Plants You Need To Welcome Summer," 20 June 2018

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1845, in the meaning defined above

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an act or instance of returning to life

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