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The answer USHER is seen frequently, appearing about once every 150 puzzles.

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USHER as a noun:

1. (Ussher, James Ussher, Usher, James Usher) = Irish prelate who deduced from the Bible that Creation occurred in the year 4004 BC (1581-1656)
2. (usher, doorkeeper) = an official stationed at the entrance of a courtroom or legislative chamber
3. (usher, guide) = someone employed to conduct others

USHER as a verb:

1. (usher, show) = show (someone) to their seats, as in theaters or auditoriums; "The usher showed us to our seats"