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questor

(ˈkwɛstə)
n
1. (Law) US a variant of quaestor
2. (Historical Terms) US a variant of quaestor
questorial adj
ˈquestorˌship n

quaes•tor

or ques•tor

(ˈkwɛs tər, ˈkwi stər)

n.
1. any of various public magistrates in ancient Rome with chiefly financial responsibilities.
2. one of two officials serving as public prosecutors in certain criminal cases in early Rome.
[1350–1400; < Latin quaes-, base of quaerere to seek]
quaes•to′ri•al (-ˈstɔr i əl, -ˈstoʊr-) adj.
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