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claimant
used in Jane Eyre

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someone who claims a benefit or right or title
  • Many a time I have shared between two claimants the precious morsel of brown bread distributed at tea-time; and after relinquishing to a third half the contents of my mug of coffee, I have swallowed the remainder with an accompaniment of secret tears, forced from me by the exigency of hunger.
    Chapter 7 (7% in)

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