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ventriloquist

[ ven-tril-uh-kwist ]
/ vɛnˈtrɪl ə kwɪst /
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noun
a person who performs or is skilled in ventriloquism.
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Origin of ventriloquist

1650–60; ventriloqu(y) + -ist

OTHER WORDS FROM ventriloquist

ven·tril·o·quis·tic, adjective
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