rapporteur


rap·por·teur

noun \ˌra-ˌpr-ˈtər\

: a person whose job is to do research and present official reports on a particular subject

Full Definition of RAPPORTEUR

:  a person who gives reports (as at a meeting of a learned society)

Examples of RAPPORTEUR

  1. He was selected to be the UN's rapporteur on nuclear energy.

Origin of RAPPORTEUR

Middle French, from rapporter to bring back, report
First Known Use: circa 1500

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