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Definition of director noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    , NAmE//daɪˈrɛktər//
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  1. 1a person in charge of a movie or play who tells the actors and staff what to do compare producer
  2. 2one of a group of senior managers who run a company He's on the board of directors. the sales director an executive director
  3. 3a person who is in charge of a particular activity or department in a company, a college, etc. the musical director a regional director the director of education
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