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Jehovah's Witness

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary EnglishJehovah's WitnessJeˌhovah’s ˈWitness noun [countable]  RRCa member of a religious organization that believes the end of the world will happen soon and sends its members to people’s houses to try to persuade them to join
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Jehovah's WitnessThereafter she resumed a close relationship with her father, who was not a Jehovah's Witness.Dmitry Sokolov, a Jehovah's Witness, had been imprisoned between 1988 and 1990 for refusing his call-up papers.I also had a stroke of luck when a Jehovah's Witness called at the door earlier.The car passenger Mark Southall is another Jehovah's Witness and also refused blood.But a leading Jehovah's Witness claimed tonight that other treatments are available which don't break the rules of their faith.Transfusion row: Jehovah's Witness who refused blood dies after crash.A life saving operation was hampered because their Jehovah's Witness religion demands that they refuse blood transfusions.
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