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EtymologyEdit

abstract +‎ -or

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NounEdit

abstractor (plural abstractors)

  1. Alternative form of abstracter [First attested in the mid 17th century.][1]
  2. (dated, historical, Britain) A clerk of a certain title or grade in the British civil service.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ “abstractor” in Lesley Brown, editor, The Shorter Oxford English Dictionary, 5th edition, Oxford: Oxford University Press, →ISBN, page 10.