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corrector (conr- ), ōris, m. id.,
I.a corrector, improver.
I. In gen. (rare but class.): “corrector atque emendator nostrae civitatis,Cic. Balb. 8, 20: “asperitatis et invidiae et irae,Hor. Ep. 2, 1, 129: “unus legum usus,Liv. 45, 32, 7: “peccantium,Sen. Ira, 2, 10, 7 al.Absol., Ter. Ad. 4, 7, 24: “corrector Bestius,” i. e. a preacher of morals, Hor. Ep. 1, 15, 37: “pessimus quisque correctorem asperrime patitur,Sen. Ira, 3, 36, 4. —
II. In the time of the emperors, the title of a kind of land-bailiff, a governor, Dig. 1, 18, 10; Eutr. 9, 13.
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