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illustrator

[ il-uh-strey-ter, ih-luhs-trey-ter ]
/ ˈɪl əˌstreɪ tər, ɪˈlʌs treɪ tər /
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noun
an artist who makes illustrations: an illustrator of children's books.
a person or thing that illustrates.
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Origin of illustrator

1590–1600; <Late Latin, equivalent to illustrā(re) to illustrate + -tor-tor
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