[in-struhk-ter] /ɪnˈstrʌk tər/

a person who ; teacher.
a teacher in a college or university who ranks below an assistant professor.
someone who instructs; teacher
(US & Canadian) a university teacher ranking below assistant professor

mid-15c., from Old French instructeur and directly from Medieval Latin instructor “teacher” (in classical Latin, “preparer”), agent noun from instruere (see instruct).


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