preparator

noun pre·par·a·tor \ pri-ˈpa-rə-tər \

Definition of preparator

:one that prepares; specifically :a person who prepares scientific specimens or museum displays

First Known Use of preparator

15th century


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up preparator? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

spoken rather than written

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!