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 (rĭsh′ē, rē′shē)
n. pl. rish·is
In Hinduism, a divinely inspired poet or sage, sometimes regarded as a saint.

[Sanskrit ṛṣiḥ; see ers- in Indo-European roots.]
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(Hinduism) a Hindu seer or sage, or, earlier, a Vedic poet
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