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bursar

bur·sar

bursar

pronunciation:
buhr sr [or] buhr sar
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Word Parts
part of speech: noun
definition: a person who is responsible for monetary matters, esp. at a college or university; treasurer.
synonyms:
controller, purser, treasurer
similar words:
cashier, depositary, exchequer, manager, trustee
Word Parts
The word bursar contains the following part:
-er, -or, -ar2 Latin noun-forming suffix that means a person or thing that does
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The suffix group -er , -or , -ar2 turns verbs into agent nouns.
synonyms:
-ist, -ite2, -ator, -an, -ian, -ean