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/ˈlɛk tʃər ər/
a person who
an academic rank given in colleges and universities to a teacher ranking below assistant professor.
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From the gallery someone proposed three cheers for the
, which were given with enthusiasm.
Those who knew his books found the author in the
Probably, the closer contact with his audience as
than as writer satisfied his hunger for sympathy.
He also enjoyed considerable popularity as a
She later built a career as a writer and part-time
at a small local college.
Her sculptures have drawn crowds to gallery shows, and she is in demand as a
He came from an educated stock, his father having been a surgeon and
Lesley has worked as a research scientist and university
in environmental sciences and biology.
First, record the neural output of a
, along with the lecture itself.
Coupled with depressed
's wages and a car that wouldn't survive the commute, the writing was on the wall.
British Dictionary definitions for
a person who lectures
a teacher in higher education without professorial status
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