or ex·pe·di·tor

[ ek-spi-dahy-ter ]

  1. a person or thing that expedites something, especially one employed to move shipments on schedule, as for a railroad.

Origin of expediter

First recorded in 1890–95; expedite + -er1

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How to use expediter in a sentence

  • This gentleman is neither what we in Germany call a redacteur, nor is he what we would call an expeditor or accountant.

British Dictionary definitions for expediter



/ (ˈɛkspɪˌdaɪtə) /

  1. a person who expedites something, esp a person employed in an industry to ensure that work on each job progresses efficiently

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