deductor

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

deduct +‎ -or

Noun[edit]

deductor (plural deductors)

  1. One who deducts tax.

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Etymology 2[edit]

Latin, a guide. See deduce.

Noun[edit]

deductor (plural deductors)

  1. The pilot whale or blackfish.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From dēdūcō (escort, accompany) +‎ -tor.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dēductor m (genitive dēductōris); third declension

  1. a guide, teacher
  2. (usually for a candidate for office) an attendant, escort

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative dēductor dēductōrēs
genitive dēductōris dēductōrum
dative dēductōrī dēductōribus
accusative dēductōrem dēductōrēs
ablative dēductōre dēductōribus
vocative dēductor dēductōrēs

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References[edit]

  • deductor in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879