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tutor

noun [C]  us   /ˈtu·t̬ər/
a teacher paid to work privately with one student or a small group

tutor

verb [T]  us   /ˈtu·t̬ər/
to teach by working with one student or a small group, esp. one which needs special help: Volunteers from the college tutor elementary school children in reading, mathematics, and science.
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