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Buchanites, a sect of fanatics which was founded in the 18th century by a Mrs. Buchan, of Banff. She advocated very extraordinary religious views, and by these attracted for a time a few followers. They are said to have lived in total disregard of morality; they speedily died out after Mrs. Buchan's death in 1791.