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liquidator


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Liquidator  \Liq"ui*da`tor\  (l[i^]k"w[i^]*d[=a]`t[~e]r),  n.  [Cf. 
  F.  liquidateur.] 
  1.  One  who  or  that  which  liquidates. 
 
  2.  An  officer  appointed  to  conduct  the  winding  up  of  a 
  company,  to  bring  and  defend  actions  and  suits  in  its 
  name  and  to  do  all  necessary  acts  on  behalf  of  the 
  company.  [Eng.]  --Mozley  &  W. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  liquidator 
  n  1:  a  criminal  who  performs  unlawful  premeditated  killing  of  a 
  human  being  [syn:  {murderer}] 
  2:  a  person  (usually  appointed  by  a  court  of  law)  who 
  liquidates  assets  or  preserves  them  for  the  benefit  of 
  affected  parties  [syn:  {receiver}] 




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