interlocutor

[in-ter-lok-yuh-ter]
noun
1.
a person who takes part in a conversation or dialogue.
2.
the man in the middle of the line of performers in a minstrel troupe, who acts as the announcer and banters with the end men.
3.
a person who questions; interrogator.

Origin:
1505–15; < Latin interlocū-, variant stem of interloquī to speak between (inter- inter- + loquī to speak) + -tor

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interlocutor (ˌɪntəˈlɒkjʊtə)
 
n
1.  a person who takes part in a conversation
2.  Also called: middleman the man in the centre of a troupe of minstrels who engages the others in talk or acts as announcer
3.  Scots law a decree by a judge
 
inter'locutress
 
fem n
 
inter'locutrice
 
fem n
 
inter'locutrix
 
fem n

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interlocutor
1514, from L. interlocutus, pp. of interloqui "interrupt," from inter- "between" + loqui "speak."
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Example sentences
They desire what they reject and are consequently unhappy with themselves as
  well as their interlocutor.
Your interlocutor may mistakenly equate today's online degrees with the seedy
  correspondence courses of yore.
At this point, the interlocutor would typically rush off, supposedly called
  back to the concerns of daily life.
My interlocutor tells me what is hidden inside, which might otherwise be
  overlooked.
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