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[n] an ordinary person who accepts the leadership of another
[n] someone who travels behind or pursues another



Misc. Definitions

\Fol"low*er\, n. [OE. folwere, AS. folgere.]
1. One who follows; a pursuer; an attendant; a disciple; a dependent associate; a retainer.
2. A sweetheart; a beau. [Colloq.] --A. Trollope.
3. (Steam Engine) (a) The removable flange, or cover, of a piston. See Illust. of {Piston}. (b) A gland. See Illust. of {Stuffing box}.
4. (Mach.) The part of a machine that receives motion from another part. See {Driver}.
5. Among law stationers, a sheet of parchment or paper which is added to the first sheet of an indenture or other deed. Syn: Imitator; copier; disciple; adherent; partisan; dependent; attendant.

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