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headshrinker

(hĕd′shrĭng′kər)
n.
1. A headhunter who dries and shrinks the heads of enemies.
2. Slang A psychiatrist, especially a psychoanalyst.
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In the Native Indian population, one can find tribes living in very primitive conditions, from those who were recently headshrinkers to the most entrepreneurial otavalenos, known around the globe for the quality of their textiles.