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quaestor

noun quaes·tor \ˈkwe-stər, ˈkwē-\

Definition of quaestor

  1. :  one of numerous ancient Roman officials concerned chiefly with financial administration



Variants of quaestor

also questor \ˈkwe-stər, ˈkwē-\

Origin of quaestor

Middle English questor, from Latin quaestor, from quaerere


First Known Use: 14th century

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