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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. someone who serves as a minister;


1. giving practical help to;
- Example: "a ministering angel"
- Example: "the angels ministrant sang"
- Example: "the attending physician"

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Ministrant \Min"is*trant\ (m[i^]n"[i^]s*trant), a. [L. ministrans, -antis, of ministrare to minister.] Performing service as a minister; attendant on service; acting under command; subordinate. "Princedoms and dominations ministrant." --Milton. -- n. One who ministers. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

ministrant adj 1: giving practical help to; "a ministering angel"; "the angels ministrant sang"; "the attending physician" n 1: someone who serves as a minister