instituter

[in-sti-too-ter, -tyoo-]

noun


Nearby words

  1. instinct,
  2. instinctive,
  3. instinctively,
  4. instinctual,
  5. institute,
  6. institutes,
  7. institution,
  8. institutional,
  9. institutional investor,
  10. institutionalism

institutor

or in·sti·tut·er

[in-sti-too-ter, -tyoo-]

noun

a person who institutes or founds.
Protestant Episcopal Church. a person who institutes a minister into a parish or church.

Origin of institutor

1540–50; < Late Latin institūtor, equivalent to institū-, stem of instituere to institute + -tor -tor

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