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quacksalver

noun

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one who makes false claims of identity or expertise
  • the medical impostors on the information superhighway are no more scrupulous than earlier quacksalvers who traveled along the streets of towns and villages

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The first known use of quacksalver was in 1579

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“Quacksalver.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/quacksalver. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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