taxor

noun
tax·​or | \ ˈtaksə(r) \
plural -s

Definition of taxor

: one of two former officers at the older British universities empowered to regulate the prices of students' lodgings and food

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History and Etymology for taxor

Middle English taxour assessor, from Anglo-French, from Old French taxer to tax + Anglo-French -our -or

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“Taxor.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/taxor. Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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