Rector - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈrektər|  American pronunciation of the word rector
Brit.  |ˈrɛktə|  British pronunciation of the word rector

noun

- a person authorized to conduct religious worship (syn: curate, minister, parson, pastor)

Examples

...applicants are rigorously cathechized by the seminary's rector regarding their motives for joining the priesthood...

Word forms

noun
singular: rector
plural: rectors
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