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preceptor (n.)

early 15c., "tutor, instructor" (earliest reference might be to "expert in the art of writing"), from Latin praeceptor "teacher, instructor," agent noun from praecipere (see precept). Medical training sense attested from 1803.

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Definitions of preceptor from WordNet

preceptor (n.)
teacher at a university or college (especially at Cambridge or Oxford);
Synonyms: don
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