Definition of Professor. Meaning of Professor. Synonyms of Professor

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Definition of Professor

Professor
Professor Pro*fess"or, n. [L., a teacher, a public teacher: cf. F. professeur. See Profess.] 1. One who professed, or makes open declaration of, his sentiments or opinions; especially, one who makes a public avowal of his belief in the Scriptures and his faith in Christ, and thus unites himself to the visible church. ``Professors of religion.' --Bacon. 2. One who professed, or publicly teaches, any science or branch of learning; especially, an officer in a university, college, or other seminary, whose business it is to read lectures, or instruct students, in a particular branch of learning; as a professor of theology, of botany, of mathematics, or of political economy.

Meaning of Professor from wikipedia

- Professor (commonly abbreviated as Prof.) is an academic rank at universities and other post-secondary education and research institutions in most countries...
- "professors" commonly occupy any of several positions in academia, typically the ranks of ****istant professor, ****ociate professor, or professor. The...
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- Paul Manderson (born 27 November 1983), better known by his stage name Professor Green or simply Pro Green, is a British rapper, singer, songwriter, actor...
- ****ociate professor (frequently capitalized as ****ociate Professor) is an academic title. In North America and universities elsewhere using the North American...
- ****istant professor is an academic rank used in universities or colleges in the United States, Canada, and some other countries.[vague] This position...
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- (/əˈmɛrɪtəs/), in its current usage, is an adjective used to designate a retired professor, pastor, bishop, pope, director, president, prime minister, rabbi, or...
- Professor James Moriarty is a fictional character in some of the Sherlock Holmes stories written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Moriarty is a machiavellian...
- Adjunct professor (adjunct lecturer and adjunct instructor, or adjunct faculty collectively) is a type of academic appointment in higher education. In...
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