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procurator

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noun proc·u·ra·tor \ˈprä-kyə-ˌrā-tər\

Definition of procurator

  1. 1 :  one that manages another's affairs :  agent

  2. 2 :  an officer of the Roman empire entrusted with management of the financial affairs of a province and often having administrative powers as agent of the emperor

procuratorial

play \ˌprä-kyə-rə-ˈtȯr-ē-əl\ adjective


Examples of procurator in a sentence

  1. <he was appointed procurator of the church and was responsible for all of the financial arrangements>



14th Century

First Known Use of procurator

14th century


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