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Quaker

noun [C] uk   /ˈkweɪ.kər/  us   /-kɚ/ (also Friend)
a member of a Christian group, called the Society of Friends, that does not have formal ceremonies or a formal system of beliefs, and is strongly opposed to violence and war
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