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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Bursar  \Bur"sar\,  n.  [LL.  bursarius  fr  bursa  purse.  See 
  {Burse},  and  cf  {Purser}.] 
  1.  A  treasurer,  or  cash  keeper;  a  purser;  as  the  bursar  of  a 
  college,  or  of  a  monastery. 
 
  2.  A  student  to  whom  a  stipend  or  bursary  is  paid  for  his 
  complete  or  partial  support. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  bursar 
  n  :  the  treasurer  at  a  college  or  university 




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