one who asserts

See: declarant
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This is especially so if the person to whom it is directed is one who asserts that he or she leads a devout life.
Jesus' third temptation--in which he is offered temporal suzerainty in return for his obeisance to the one who asserts controlling interest in "the powers of this dark world" (Matt.
These objections apply to whoever accepts that fire is the result of the movement of the heavens, but does not arise for one who asserts fire is a sphere and an element like other elements, and not the result of anything else.