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procurator (n.)

c. 1300, procuratour, "steward or manager of a household;" also "a provider" (late 13c. as a surname), from Old French procuratour "attorney, agent, proxy, spokesman" (13c., Modern French procurateur) and directly from Latin procurator "manager, overseer, agent, deputy," agent noun from past-participle stem of procurare "to manage, take care of" (see procure). Related: Procuracy; procuration; procuratory; procuratorial.

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Definitions of procurator from WordNet

procurator (n.)
a person authorized to act for another;
Synonyms: proxy / placeholder
procurator (n.)
(ancient Rome) someone employed by the Roman Emperor to manage finance and taxes;
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