Definitions for moderatorˈmɒd əˌreɪ tər

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

mod•er•a•torˈmɒd əˌreɪ tər(n.)

  1. a person or thing that moderates.

  2. a person who presides over a group event or meeting.

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  3. a substance, as graphite or heavy water, used to slow neutrons to speeds at which they are more efficient in causing fission.

    Category: Physics

Origin of moderator:

1350–1400

Princeton's WordNet

  1. moderator(noun)

    any substance used to slow down neutrons in nuclear reactors

  2. moderator(noun)

    in the Presbyterian church, the officer who presides over a synod or general assembly

  3. moderator(noun)

    someone who presides over a forum or debate

  4. moderator(noun)

    someone who mediates disputes and attempts to avoid violence

Wiktionary

  1. moderator(Noun)

    someone who moderates

  2. moderator(Noun)

    the person who presides over a synod of a Presbyterian Church

  3. moderator(Noun)

    a substance (often water or graphite) used to decrease the speed of fast neutrons in a nuclear reactor and hence increase likelihood of fission

  4. moderator(Noun)

    a device used to deaden some of the noise from a firearm, although not to the same extent as a suppressor or silencer.

  5. Origin: From moderator.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Moderator(noun)

    one who, or that which, moderates, restrains, or pacifies

  2. Moderator(noun)

    the officer who presides over an assembly to preserve order, propose questions, regulate the proceedings, and declare the votes

  3. Moderator(noun)

    in the University of Oxford, an examiner for moderations; at Cambridge, the superintendant of examinations for degrees; at Dublin, either the first (senior) or second (junior) in rank in an examination for the degree of Bachelor of Arts

  4. Moderator(noun)

    a mechamical arrangement for regulating motion in a machine, or producing equality of effect

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'moderator' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4160


Translations for moderator

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

VJ(noun)

video jockey; a person who introduces video clips of popular music on television.

  • videojoggieAfrikaans
  • مُذيع او مُقَدِّم كليبات فيديوArabic
  • музикален водещ (по телевизията)Bulgarian
  • VJPortuguese (BR)
  • moderátor videoklipů v televiziCzech
  • VJ, der VideojockeyGerman
  • VJDanish
  • τηλεπαρουσιαστής μουσικών βίντεοGreek
  • presentador de vídeosSpanish
  • videodiskorEstonian
  • مجری تلویزیونی که به معرفی موزیک ویدئو ها می پردازدFarsi
  • juontajaFinnish
  • vidéo jockey; animateur vidéoFrench
  • שָׁדרַן מוּזִיקָה וְקלִיפִּיםHebrew
  • वीजेHindi
  • kratica za video jockeyCroatian
  • VJ (vídzséj)Hungarian
  • pembawa acara video klipIndonesian
  • video jockeyItalian
  • ビデオジョッキーJapanese
  • 비디오 자키Korean
  • videoklipų programos vedėjasLithuanian
  • videožokejsLatvian
  • VJMalay
  • vj, videojockeyDutch
  • videovert, programleder (musikkvideoprogram)Norwegian
  • prezenter wideoklipówPolish
  • مجری تلویزیونی که به معرفی موزیک ویدئو ها می پردازدPersian
  • د ويډيوګانو معرفى كوونكى په ټلويزيون كښېPashto
  • видео-жокейRussian
  • moderátorSlovak
  • video jockeySlovenian
  • osoba koja pušta spotove na televizijiSerbian
  • videopresentatör, VJSwedish
  • ผู้ดำเนินรายการโทรทัศน์ (โดยเฉพาะรายการมิวสิกวิดีโอ)Thai
  • videojokeyTurkish
  • 電視音樂影錄影帶節目主持人Chinese (Trad.)
  • відеожокейUkrainian
  • ٹيلي ويژن پر موسيقي کی کلپ پيش کرنے والا شخصUrdu
  • người giới thiệu các viđêô clíp trên ti viVietnamese
  • 电视综艺节目主持人Chinese (Simp.)

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