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necromancer Line breaks: necro|man¦cer
Pronunciation: /ˈnɛkrə(ʊ)mansə/

Definition of necromancer in English:


A person who practises necromancy; a wizard or magician: Dr Faustus, a necromancer of the 16th century
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  • Do you believe that the world of sorcerers, witches, and necromancers is going the way of the ancient Greeks and Egyptians?
  • It's not impossible that you'll run into a necromancer or a prophesier along the way, not anymore.
  • Your brother may know how to get rid of them for a time being, but only a necromancer can kill a necromancer.

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