prolocutor

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noun pro·loc·u·tor \prō-ˈlä-kyə-tər\

Definition of prolocutor

  1. 1 :  one who speaks for another :  spokesman

  2. 2 :  presiding officer :  chairman

Examples of prolocutor in a sentence

  1. was chosen as prolocutor of the international colloquium

Origin and Etymology of prolocutor

Middle English, from Latin, from pro- for + locutor speaker, from loqui to speak


First Known Use: 15th century


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