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follower

noun [C] (SUPPORTER)    /ˈfɒl.əʊ.ər/ US  /ˈfɑː.loʊ.ɚ/
someone who has a great interest in something: They are keen followers of their local team.AdmirersEnthusiastsEnthusiastsAdmirers C2 someone who supports, admires, or believes in a particular person, group, or idea: a follower of Jesus followers of the Dalai Lama/BuddhismSupporters, members and defendersBelievers and non-believers
(Definition of follower noun (SUPPORTER) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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