gerent

gerent

[jeer-uhnt]
noun
a ruler or manager.

Origin:
1570–80; < Latin gerent- (stem of gerēns), present participle of gerere to bear, conduct, manage, equivalent to ger- bear + -ent- -ent

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gerent (ˈdʒɛrənt)
 
n
rare a person who rules or manages
 
[C16: from Latin gerēns managing, from gerere to bear]

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