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sorcerer

Paranormal
A shaman in the Middle Ages who sold cures, spells and hexes.

sorcerer (sōrˑ·ser·er),

n in several traditional cultures, a person who employs knowledge and prayer to bring about negative ends for a personal purpose. This person may propel forces of negativity, such as spirits that cause disease and embody destructive thoughts, or remove a victim's life energy. Stones, herbs, charms, and physical objects taken from the person being victimized are used to cast spells. Also called
dida:hnese:sg(i). See healers.
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