stentor

noun sten·tor \ ˈsten-ˌtȯr , -tər \

Definition of stentor

1 : a person having a loud voice
2 : any of a widely distributed genus (Stentor) of ciliate protozoans having a trumpet-shaped body with the mouth at the broad end and with the narrow end often attached to the substrate

Origin and Etymology of stentor

Latin, from Greek Stentōr Stentor, a Greek herald in the Trojan War noted for his loud voice



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