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

 

rapporteur

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˌræpɔːˈtɜː(r)//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌræpɔːrˈtɜːr//
 
(from French, specialist)
 
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a person officially chosen by an organization to investigate a problem and report on it the UN special rapporteur on human rights Word Origin late 18th cent.: French, from rapporter ‘bring back’.