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Doukhobor

  
, Dukhobor  
      n   a member of a Russian sect of Christians that originated in the 18th century. In the late 19th century a large minority emigrated to W Canada, where most Doukhobors now live  
     (from Russian dukhoborcy spirit wrestler, from dukh spirit + borcy wrestler)  
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douk, Dukhobor, Dou, doubler

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