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cu·ra·tor

 (kyo͝o-rā′tər, kyo͝or′ə-tər)
n.
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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Capitec's shares rebounded after the initial drop before falling again as Viceroy doubled down its claim that the bank's lending practices exploit customers and the organisation should be placed under curatorship.
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To him, curatorship is giving the public access to rare and beautiful objects, and letting the people appreciate the experience.
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He made these copies during his leisure time after he had retired from his curatorship of the collection in 2004.
It was originally the sixth, although smallest, of the big six South African banks but it generated big losses in 2014, its share price collapsed and the company was placed under curatorship by the Reserve Bank.
Training will be received in museum curatorship, outreach programs, database design, and social sciences research methods.
He added: "There needs to be a more obvious level of curatorship from Nintendo, filtering out comments, noting what isn't genuine.
He says: "There needs to be a more obvious level of curatorship from Nintendo, filtering out comments, noting what isn't genuine.
Lasser, 'An Unlikely Match: on the Curator's Role in the Social Work of the Museum' (2012) 27:3 Museum Management and Curatorship 205.