signaturist

noun
sig·​na·​tur·​ist | \ -u̇rə̇st, -chərə̇- \
plural -s

Definition of signaturist

: one who holds to belief in signatures of healing agents

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First Known Use of signaturist

1646, in the meaning defined above

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“Signaturist.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/signaturist. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.

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