investigator

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Etymology[edit]

Attested in the mid‐16th century; from Latin investigator, from investigare.

Noun[edit]

investigator (plural investigators)

  1. One who investigates.

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Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

investīgātor m (genitive investīgātoris); third declension

  1. investigator, researcher
    • 2018, Tuomo Pekkanen, Nova formicae species [1], Nuntii Latini 27.4.2018:
      Grex investigatorum in Borneo novam formicae speciem invenit, quae se explodendo communitatem suam defendit.
      A group of researchers in Borneo has found a new species of ant which defends its nest by exploding.

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative investīgātor investīgātōrēs
genitive investīgātōris investīgātōrum
dative investīgātōrī investīgātōribus
accusative investīgātōrem investīgātōrēs
ablative investīgātōre investīgātōribus
vocative investīgātor investīgātōrēs

Verb[edit]

investīgātor

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

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Romanian[edit]

Noun[edit]

investigator m (plural investigatori)

  1. investigator

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