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commentator


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Commentator  \Com"men*ta`tor\,  n.  [L.  commentator:  cf  F. 
  commentateur.] 
  One  who  writes  a  commentary  or  comments;  an  expositor;  an 
  annotator. 
 
  The  commentator's  professed  object  is  to  explain,  to 
  enforce,  to  illustrate  doctrines  claimed  as  true. 
  --Whewell. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  commentator 
  n  1:  an  expert  who  observes  and  comments  on  something  [syn:  {observer}] 
  2:  a  writer  who  reports  and  analyzes  events  of  the  day  [syn:  {reviewer}] 




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