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questor

[kwes-ter, kwee-ster] /ˈkwɛs tər, ˈkwi stər/
noun, Roman History
1.
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British Dictionary definitions for questor

quaestor

/ˈkwiːstə; -tɔː/
noun
1.
any of several magistrates of ancient Rome, usually a financial administrator
Derived Forms
quaestorial (kwɛˈstɔːrɪəl) adjective
quaestorship, noun
Word Origin
C14: from Latin, from quaerere to inquire

questor

/ˈkwɛstə/
noun
1.
(US) a variant of quaestor
Derived Forms
questorial (kwɛˈstɔːrɪəl) adjective
questorship, noun
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