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senator

[sen-uh-ter] /ˈsɛn ə tər/
noun
1.
a member of a senate.
2.
(initial capital letter) (in the U.S.) a title of respect accorded a person who is or has been a member of the Senate.
Origin
1175-1225
1175-1225; Middle English senatour < Anglo-French < Latin senātor, equivalent to sen(ātus) senate + -ātor -ator
Related forms
senatorship, noun
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senator

/ˈsɛnətə/
noun
1.
(often capital) a member of a Senate or senate
2.
any legislator or statesman
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