inspirator

noun
in·​spi·​ra·​tor | \ ˈin(t)-spə-ˌrā-tər How to pronounce inspirator (audio) , -(ˌ)spi- \

Definition of inspirator

: one that inspires teachers who are inspirators of the young

First Known Use of inspirator

1624, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of inspirator was in 1624

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“Inspirator.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/inspirator. Accessed 26 Jan. 2021.

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inspirator

noun
in·​spi·​ra·​tor | \ ˈin(t)s-pə-ˌrāt-ər, -(ˌ)pir-ˌāt- How to pronounce inspirator (audio) \

Medical Definition of inspirator

: a device (as an injector or respirator) by which something (as gas or vapor) is drawn in

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