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expositor

[ik-spoz-i-ter] /ɪkˈspɒz ɪ tər/
noun
1.
a person who expounds or gives an exposition.
Origin
1300-1350
1300-50; Middle English (< Anglo-French) < Late Latin expositor exegete (Latin: one who exposes a child), equivalent to exposi-, variant stem of expōnere (see expose) + -tor -tor
Related forms
expositorial
[ik-spoz-i-tawr-ee-uh l, -tohr-] /ɪkˌspɒz ɪˈtɔr i əl, -ˈtoʊr-/ (Show IPA),
adjective
expositorially, adverb
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Examples from the web for expositor
  • The elevation of the critic from expositor to performer had its philosophical rationales, to be sure.
  • It is impossible for an expositor not to write too little for some, and too much for others.
  • But here, alas, the business of the expositor must suddenly cease.
  • Our only complaint is that so diligent an inquirer and so clear an expositor did not go on further.
British Dictionary definitions for expositor

expositor

/ɪkˈspɒzɪtə/
noun
1.
a person who expounds
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