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rap·por·teur

 (răp′ôr-tûr′, -tœr′)
n.
One who is designated to give a report, as at a meeting.

[Middle English raportour, judge, from Old French raporteur, from raporter, to bring back; see rapport.]

rapporteur

(ˌræpɔːˈtɜː)
n
a person appointed by a committee to prepare reports of meetings or carry out an investigation
[C18: from French, literally: recorder, reporter]

rap•por•teur

(ˌræp ɔrˈtɜr)

n.
a person who compiles and presents reports, as to a governing body.
[1490–1500; < French, derivative of rapporter]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.rapporteur - a recorder appointed by a committee to prepare reports of the meetings
record-keeper, recorder, registrar - someone responsible for keeping records
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