Meaning of professor
Pronunciation: (pru-fes'ur), [key]
- a teacher of the highest academic rank in a college or university, who has been awarded the title Professor in a particular branch of learning; a full professor: a professor of Spanish literature.
- any teacher who has the rank of professor, associate professor, or assistant professor.
- a teacher.
- an instructor in some art or skilled sport: a professor of singing; a professor of boxing.
- a person who professes his or her sentiments, beliefs, etc.
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