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An employee or assistant who serves in a wide range of capacities.
a person employed to do all kinds of work
[C16: from Medieval Latin, from Latin fac! do! + tōtum, from tōtus (adj) all]
an assistant who takes on a wide range of tasks and responsibilities.
[1560–70; < Medieval Latin, = Latin fac make, do (imperative of facere) + tōtum, neuter of tōtus all]
a general assistant, engaged to do all varieties of work.See also: Occupations
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|Noun||1.||factotum - a servant employed to do a variety of jobs|