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or expeditor

[ek-spi-dahy-ter] /ˈɛk spɪˌdaɪ tər/
a person or thing that expedites something, especially one employed to move shipments on schedule, as for a railroad.
Origin of expediter
1890-95; expedite + -er1 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • Happily, an expediter was not needed in the Transbalkanian Steel Complex.

    Expediter Dallas McCord Reynolds
  • And your precious Josip Pekic, your expediter, has removed him from his position as supreme presider of agriculture in Bosnatia.

    Expediter Dallas McCord Reynolds
  • The expediter found them though they be as far away as England, and flew them by chartered plane to California.

    Expediter Dallas McCord Reynolds
  • His right-hand man had not failed to note that he was now being given full credit for the expediter idea.

    Expediter Dallas McCord Reynolds
British Dictionary definitions for expediter


a person who expedites something, esp a person employed in an industry to ensure that work on each job progresses efficiently
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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