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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A recorder appointed by a committee to prepare reports of the meetings.

Usage examples (32)
  • The word rapporteur in French has various other meanings besides a reporter, such as an informer or a tattletale, and a protractor.
  • You know Prescott's the EU's environment 'rapporteur'?
  • The member of parliament responsible for a dossier in a committee is called the "rapporteur".
  • (he was the so-called "rapporteur" of the European Parliament on the software patent directive and did a very good job) for more
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