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cunctator

[ kuhngk-tey-ter ]
/ kʌŋkˈteɪ tər /
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noun

a procrastinator; delayer.

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Origin of cunctator

1645–55; <Latin, equivalent to cunctā() to delay + -tor-tor
cunc·ta·tor·ship, noun
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