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Meaning of LECTOR

Pronunciation:  'lektur

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  a public lecturer at certain universities

LECTOR is a 6 letter word that starts with L.


 Synonyms: lecturer, reader
 See Also: educator, pedagogue



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Lec"tor\ (l[e^]k"t[o^]r), n. [L. See {Lection}.] (Eccl.)
A reader of lections; formerly, a person designated to read
lessons to the illiterate.

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