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counsellor

US counselor

/ (ˈkaʊnsələ) /
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noun
a person who gives counsel; adviser
a person, such as a social worker, who is involved in counselling
Also called: counselor-at-law US a lawyer, esp one who conducts cases in court; attorney
a senior British diplomatic officer
a US diplomatic officer ranking just below an ambassador or minister
a person who advises students or others on personal problems or academic and occupational choice
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Derived forms of counsellor

counsellorship or US counselorship, noun

undefined counsellor

Avoid confusion with councillor
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