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Definition of dramaturge noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

dramaturge

 noun
(also dramaturg) noun
BrE BrE//ˈdræmətɜːdʒ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈdræmətɜːrdʒ//
 
(formal)
 
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a person who writes or edits plays for a theatre Word Origin mid 19th cent.: via French and German from Greek dramatourgos, from drama, dramat- ‘drama’ + -ergos ‘worker’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: dramaturge