|director (dɪˈrɛktə, daɪ-)|
|1.||a person or thing that directs, controls, or regulates|
|2.||a member of the governing board of a business concern who may or may not have an executive function|
|3.||a person who directs the affairs of an institution, trust, educational programme, etc|
|4.||Compare producer the person responsible for the artistic and technical aspects of making a film or television programme|
|5.||music another word (esp US) for conductor|
director di·rec·tor (dĭ-rěk'tər, dī-)
A smoothly grooved instrument used with a knife to limit the incision of tissues. Also called staff1.