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directorial

[ dih-rek-tawr-ee-uhl, -tohr-, dahy-rek- ]
/ dɪ rɛkˈtɔr i əl, -ˈtoʊr-, ˌdaɪ rɛk- /
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adjective

pertaining to a director or directorate.

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Origin of directorial

1760–70; <Late Latin dīrēctōri(us) (see direct, -tory1) + -al1
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