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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Curator  \Cu*ra"tor\  (k?-r?"t?r).  n.  [L.,  fr  curare  to  take  care 
  of  fr  cura  care.] 
  1.  One  who  has  the  care  and  superintendence  of  anything  as 
  of  a  museum;  a  custodian;  a  keeper. 
 
  2.  One  appointed  to  act  as  guardian  of  the  estate  of  a  person 
  not  legally  competent  to  manage  it  or  of  an  absentee;  a 
  trustee;  a  guardian. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  curator 
  n  :  the  custodian  of  a  collection  (as  a  museum  or  library)  [syn: 
  {conservator}] 




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