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 in a Sentence

  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

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1599


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