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mentalist

[ men-tl-ist ]
/ ˈmɛn tl ɪst /
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noun
a person who believes in or advocates mentalism.
a person who believes that the mind and its functions are a legitimate area of psychological research.
a mind reader, psychic, or fortuneteller.
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Origin of mentalist

First recorded in 1780–90; mental1 + -ist
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