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educator

[ej-oo-key-ter] /ˈɛdʒ ʊˌkeɪ tər/
noun
1.
a person or thing that educates, especially a teacher, principal, or other person involved in planning or directing education.
2.
Origin
1560-1570
1560-70; < Latin ēducātor, equivalent to ēducā(re) (see educate) + -tor -tor
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Examples for educator
  • The unorthodox, uncredentialed teacher is contrasted with a cruel-but more respected-educator.
  • To see so many males and females learn this concept has been rewarding to me as an educator.
  • Anything that will get you state certification as a ps educator, especially a ps administrator.
  • To an educator a lot of that list ought to sound pretty good.
  • He is supposedly a health educator and he is presenting misinformation as though it were the undisputed truth.
  • Kaplan is doing exactly what we'd expect any educator to do-responding to student demand.
  • The job of the dendritic cell is that of an educator.
  • Walking the fine line between educator and advocate poses a challenge for any curator organizing a project such as this one.
  • As a former educator, turned business owner, my views are outside the mainstream.
  • As a beekeeper and educator, the answer cannot bee more clear.
British Dictionary definitions for educator

educator

/ˈɛdjʊˌkeɪtə/
noun
1.
a person who educates; teacher
2.
a specialist in education; educationalist
3.
(in South Africa) a school teacher
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Word Origin and History for educator
educator
1560s, from L. educator, agent noun from educare (see educate).
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