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- a writer of apocalyptic literature.
- a person who adheres to the teachings of apocalyptic literature concerning the signs and events preceding the end of the world.
- a person who holds to any teachings that predict a catastrophic end to the world.
Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018