anticipator

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

anticipate +‎ -or

Noun[edit]

anticipator (plural anticipators)

  1. One who anticipates.
  2. A device in a thermostat that determines when to turn on or shut off the heating or cooling mechanism.

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

anticipātor

  1. second-person singular future passive imperative of anticipō
  2. third-person singular future passive imperative of anticipō

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French anticipateur.

Adjective[edit]

anticipator m or n (feminine singular anticipatoare, masculine plural anticipatori, feminine and neuter plural anticipatoare)

  1. anticipatory

Declension[edit]