elucidator

noun elu·ci·da·tor \ i-ˈlü-sə-ˌdā-tər \

Definition of elucidator

plural elucidators
: one who elucidates something : a person who makes something clear by explanation or analysis
  • … the great Linus Pauling—master chemist, elucidator of the chemical bond, 70-time nominee for the Nobel Prize and recipient of the award in 1954 …
  • —Clifton Leaf

First Known Use of elucidator

1715

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