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Speaker

[spee-ker] /ˈspi kər/
noun
1.
Tris(tram E.) 1888–1958, U.S. baseball player.
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British Dictionary definitions for tris speaker

speaker

/ˈspiːkə/
noun
1.
a person who speaks, esp at a formal occasion
2.
Derived Forms
speakership, noun

Speaker

/ˈspiːkə/
noun
1.
the presiding officer in any of numerous legislative bodies, including the House of Commons in Britain and Canada and the House of Representatives in the US, Australia, and New Zealand
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Word Origin and History for tris speaker

speaker

n.

c.1300, "one who speaks," agent noun from speak (v.). First applied to "person who presides over an assembly" c.1400, from Anglo-French (late 14c.). In reference to the English Parliament, Sir Thomas de Hungerford apparently was the first.

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