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Dominican

a. a member of an order of preaching friars founded by Saint Dominic (original name Domingo de Guzman; ?1170--1221), the Spanish priest, in 1215; a Blackfriar
b. a nun of one of the orders founded under the patronage of Saint Dominic
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