Jehovah's Witnesses(redirected from Watchtowerites)
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a Christian sect, founded in the late 19th century, that believes in the imminent destruction of the world's wickedness and the establishment of a theocracy under God's rule.
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|Noun||1.||Jehovah's Witnesses - Protestant denomination founded in the United States by Charles Taze Russell in 1884|
Protestant denomination - group of Protestant congregations
Jehovah's Witness - believer in imminent approach of the millennium; practitioner of active evangelism
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