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hypnotist

noun [C] uk   /ˈhɪp.nə.tɪst/ us    /-t̬ɪst/
a person who uses hypnosis as a form of treatment, or sometimes entertainment: I went to a hypnotist to try to give up smoking.
Translations of “hypnotist”
in Chinese (Traditional) 催眠師, 施催眠術者…
in Chinese (Simplified) 催眠师, 施催眠术者…
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