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 for sorcerer
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Sorcerer \Sor"cer*er\, n. [Cf. F. sorcier. See Sorcery.]
     A conjurer; an enchanter; a magician. --Bacon.
     [1913 Webster]
  
           Pharaoh also called the wise men and the sorcerers.
                                                    --Ex. vii. 11.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  sorcerer
      n 1: one who practices magic or sorcery [syn: sorcerer,
           magician, wizard, necromancer, thaumaturge,
           thaumaturgist]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  64 Moby Thesaurus words for "sorcerer":
     Comus, Faust, Prospero, Satan worshiper, Satanist, airiness,
     appearance, charmer, chthonian, conjurer, delusiveness,
     demon worshiper, demoniast, demonist, demonolater, demonologer,
     demonologist, demonomist, devil worshiper, diabolist, diviner,
     dowser, enchanter, enchantress, fallaciousness, false appearance,
     false light, false show, falseness, idealization, illusionism,
     illusionist, illusiveness, immateriality, mage, magic, magic act,
     magic show, magician, magus, medicine man, miracle-worker,
     necromancer, prestidigitation, seeming, semblance, shaman, show,
     simulacrum, sleight of hand, sorceress, sorcery,
     specious appearance, thaumaturge, thaumaturgist, theurgist,
     unactuality, unreality, unsubstantiality, voodooist, warlock,
     water witch, witch, wizard
  
  

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (30 December 2018) :

  SORCERER
  
      A simple tree parser generator by Terence Parr
     .
  
     SORCERER is suitable for translation problems lying between
     those solved by code generator generators and by full
     source-to-source translator generators.  SORCERER generates
     simple, flexible, top-down, tree parsers that, in contrast
     to code generators, may execute actions at any point during a
     tree walk.  SORCERER accepts extended BNF notation, allows
     predicates to direct the tree walk with semantic and
     syntactic context information, and does not rely on any
     particular intermediate form, parser generator, or other
     pre-existing application.
  
     SORCERER is included in the Purdue Compiler-Construction Tool
     Set.
  
     Version: 1.00B
  
     ftp://marvin.ecn.purdue.edu/pub/pccts/sorcerer/)">(ftp://marvin.ecn.purdue.edu/pub/pccts/sorcerer/).
  
     E-mail:  ("e-mail sor.tar.Z.uu" in subject).
  
     Mailing list: pccts-users-request@ahpcrc.umn.edu (message
     body: "subscribe pccts-users YOUR-NAME", where YOUR-NAME can
     be your name or e-mail address).
  
     (1994-02-15)
  

From Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary :

  Sorcerer
     from the Latin sortiarius, one who casts lots, or one who tells
     the lot of others. (See DIVINATION.)
     
       In Dan. 2:2 it is the rendering of the Hebrew mekhashphim,
     i.e., mutterers, men who professed to have power with evil
     spirits. The practice of sorcery exposed to severest punishment
     (Mal. 3:5; Rev. 21:8; 22:15).
     

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