Qualificator
Qualificator Qual"i*fi*ca`tor, n. [LL.] (R. C. Ch.) An officer whose business it is to examine and prepare causes for trial in the ecclesiastical courts. [1913 Webster]

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  • qualificator — one who prepares ecclesiastical cases for trial Ecclesiastical Terms …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • qualificator — n. person in charge of examining cases and bringing them before an ecclesiastical court (Catholicism) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • qualificator — qual·i·fi·ca·tor …   English syllables

  • qualificator — d.ə(r) noun ( s) Etymology: Medieval Latin, from qualificatus (past participle of qualificare) + Latin or : an officer whose business it is to examine and prepare causes for trial in the ecclesiastical courts of the Roman Catholic Church …   Useful english dictionary

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