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scoutmaster

[ skout-mas-ter, -mah-ster ]
/ ˈskaʊtˌmæs tər, -ˌmɑ stər /
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noun
the leader or officer in charge of a band of scouts.
the adult leader of a troop of Boy Scouts.
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Origin of scoutmaster

First recorded in 1570–80; scout1 + master

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British Dictionary definitions for scoutmaster

scoutmaster
/ (ˈskaʊtˌmɑːstə) /

noun
a former name for Scout Leader
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