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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
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docentdo‧cent /dəʊˈsent $ doʊ-/ noun [countable]  BODLT American English someone who guides visitors through a museum, church etc
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docentAt the J Paul Getty museum in Malibu, a docent was giving her usual tour.The inside is completely restored, and visitors can sit in the old desks while a docent explains early school days.The twice-a-week free tours are narrated by museum docents.He had been offered the position of docent at the University of Warsaw.She's a volunteer docent at the Smithsonian Institution.
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