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palingenesist

[ pal-in-jen-uh-sist ]
/ ˌpæl ɪnˈdʒɛn ə sɪst /
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noun

a person who believes in a doctrine of rebirth or transmigration of souls.

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Also pal·in·gen·ist [pal-in-jen-ist]. /ˌpæl ɪnˈdʒɛn ɪst/.

Origin of palingenesist

First recorded in 1855–60; palingenes(is) + -ist
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