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



BrE BrE//ˈbɜːsə(r)//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈbɜːrsər//
(especially British English)
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a person whose job is to manage the financial affairs of a school or college Word Originlate Middle English: from medieval Latin bursarius, from bursa ‘bag, purse’, from Greek bursa ‘leather’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: bursar