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contortionist

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a performer who twists his or her body into unusual positions
  • The circus included a contortionist who could put both feet behind her head.

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The first known use of contortionist was in 1844

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“Contortionist.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/contortionist. Accessed 25 Sep. 2021.

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