doubleganger


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dop•pel•gäng•er

(ˈdɒp əlˌgæŋ ər; Ger. ˈdɔ pəlˌgɛŋ ər)

n.
a ghostly double or counterpart of a living person.
[1850–55; < German]
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Doppelgänger, doubleganger

a supposedly ghostly counterpart or double of a living person.
See also: Ghosts
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