plural -s
obsolete : a writer of tracts or treatises
usually capitalized [so called from the Tracts for the Times, series of Tractarian pamphlets] : tractarian

Word History


Late Latin, from Latin, handler, from tractatus (past participle) + -or

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“Tractator.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 Jun. 2024.

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