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disciples

noun
plural of disciple

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one who follows the opinions or teachings of another
  • a circle of dedicated disciples who conscientiously wrote down everything the prophet said

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“Disciples.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/disciples. Accessed 28 Sep. 2020.

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