perfector

noun per·fec·tor \pərˈfektə(r), ˈpərfik-\

Definition of perfector

plural

-s

  1. 1 :  one that perfects

  2. 2 or perfector press :  perfecting press

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Origin and Etymology of perfector

Latin, from perfectus (past participle of perficere to complete, perfect) + -or — more at perfect


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