preceptor

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noun pre·cep·tor \pri-ˈsep-tər, ˈprē-ˌ\

Definition of preceptor

  1. 1a :  teacher, tutorb :  the headmaster or principal of a school

  2. 2 :  the head of a preceptory of Knights Templars

preceptorship

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Examples of preceptor in a Sentence

  1. a preceptor at a small English boarding school

15th Century

First Known Use of preceptor

15th century


Medical Dictionary

preceptor

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noun pre·cep·tor \pri-ˈsep-tər, ˈprē-ˌ\

Medical Definition of preceptor

  1. :  a practicing physician who gives personal instruction, training, and supervision to a medical student or young physician


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