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director

di·rec·tor

director

 
 
pronunciation:
d rek tr
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: one person, or one of a committee of persons, who guides the affairs of a corporation, association, agency, or other organization.
similar words:
commander, manager, operator
definition 2: a person who is in charge of interpreting the script of a film or play, and who directs the actors.
definition 3: the leader of a group that performs for the public, such as an opera or ballet company.
similar words:
leader
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The word director contains the following part:
reg, rect, rig1 Latin root that means king, rule, guide; straight