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prepositor

[pree-poz-i-ter]
noun
  1. praepostor.
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Also pre·pos·tor [pree-pos-ter] /priˈpɒs tər/.
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British Dictionary definitions for prepositor

prepositor

prepostor (priːˈpɒstə)

noun
  1. British rare a prefect in any of certain public schools
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Word Origin

C16: from Latin praepositus placed before
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