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 (kyo͝o-rā′tər, kyo͝or′ə-tər)
1. One who manages or oversees, as the administrative director of a museum collection or a library.
2. One who gathers something, organizes it, and makes it available to the public: a curator of online resources for gardeners.

[Middle English curatour, legal guardian, from Old French curateur, from Latin cūrātor, overseer, from cūrātus, past participle of cūrāre, to take care of; see curative.]

cu′ra·to′ri·al (kyo͝or′ə-tôr′ē-əl) adj.
cu·ra′tor·ship′ n.
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Noun1.curatorship - the position of curator
berth, billet, post, situation, position, office, place, spot - a job in an organization; "he occupied a post in the treasury"
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The last event will be a three-hour master class on Curatorship with Lotker.
Once in the pub, the axe-head was presented to Daniel, with the intention for it to be transferred to the curatorship of the National Museum of Wales.
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The original contractual maturity dates of senior debt are also expected to be extended by the period from the date of curatorship to completion of the restructuring, plus 24 months.
Experts in the field have been involved in the curatorship of a historic/anthropological part called A Journey Through Scents introducing visitors to the most general aspects of the subject: a visual, interactive tour through the main fragrances, actors, and production techniques used for perfume production since the 18th century.
Today is the last chance to see the Victor Pasmore exhibition, In Three Dimensions, at the Hatton while Invisible Cities, an exhibition organised by students studying for an MA in art curatorship, runs until May 16.
In 2013, under the curatorship of Germano Celant, the layout of the exhibition was painstakingly translated on to the floor plan of a Venetian Palazzo.
The banking company, which went into curatorship last year, has appointed former Absa executive, Louis von Zeuner, as chairman designate.
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