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instructor

noun
     
in‧struc‧tor [countable]
1 someone who teaches a sport or practical skill:
a driving instructor
ski instructors
2 American English someone who teaches in an American college or university and who has a rank below assistant professor:
a social studies instructor
see usage note teacherWORD CHOICE: WORD CHOICE:

teacher, professor, lecturer, tutor, instructor, coach, trainer
A teacher usually works in a school Do the children like their new teacher? A professor is a teacher of the highest rank in a British university, and is a general term for a teacher in an American college.Someone who teaches in a British university and who is not a professor is called a lecturer.A tutor gives lessons to just one student or a small group of students, especially privately in their home or a student's home a private tutorAn instructor is someone who helps people learn a sport or practical skill, such as driving, skiing, or swimming a riding instructorA coach is someone who helps a person or a team to improve in a sport the school swimming coachA trainer is someone who teaches people the skills they need for a job a teacher trainer. It is also someone who teaches skills to animals a racehorse trainerSee also teacher

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