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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Dominie  \Dom"i*nie\,  n.  [L.  dominus  master.  See  {Don},  {Dame}.] 
  1.  A  schoolmaster;  a  pedagogue.  [Scot.] 
 
  This  was  Abel  Sampson,  commonly  called  from 
  occupation  as  a  pedagogue,  Dominie  Sampson.  --Sir  W. 
  Scott. 
 
  2.  A  clergyman.  See  {Domine},  1.  [Scot.  &  Colloq.  U.  S.] 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  dominie 
  n  :  a  clergyman;  especially  a  settled  minister  or  parson  [syn:  {dominus}, 
  {domine},  {dominee}] 




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