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- n. An assistant rector.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. An assistant restor.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A rector's deputy or substitute.
sub- + rector (Wiktionary)
But the school was more indebted to the subrector, Johannes Murmellius, than to the rector, Timann Kemener; the former was one of the ablest