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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
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prophetessproph‧et‧ess /ˌprɒfəˈtes $ ˈprɑːfɪtəs/ noun [countable]  RRa woman who people believe has been sent by God to lead them
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prophetessThe best known was that which followed the Devonshire prophetess Joanna Southcott.Then, together, prophetess and hero started on their journey.
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