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comptroller

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EtymologyEdit

From late Middle English compteroller, a spelling variant of countreroller (from which controller) due to folk etymology: the word was thought to have an etymological connection with Middle French compte (account). Originally the two spellings were equivalent and pronounced identically; the modern pronunciation with [mp] is based on the spelling.

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comptroller (plural comptrollers)

  1. The chief accountant of a company or government.

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