rector: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (rek'tur), [key]
- a member of the clergy in charge of a parish in the Protestant Episcopal Church.
- an ecclesiastic in charge of a college, religious house, or congregation.
- a member of the clergy who has the charge of a parish with full possession of all its rights, tithes, etc.
- the head of certain universities, colleges, and schools.
- rector (Thesaurus)