deviator

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From deviate +‎ -or.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

deviator (plural deviators)

  1. That which deviates, or causes deviation
    • 2007 April 29, Jon Meacham, “Friends of Winston”, in New York Times[1]:
      For Tories like Cartland, deviating from the Chamberlain line was seen as betrayal, not disagreement, and the deviators were subjected to raw schoolboy pressure.

Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

(Classical) IPA(key): /deː.wiˈaː.tor/, [deː.wɪˈaː.tɔr]

Verb[edit]

dēviātor

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

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