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curate

noun [C] uk   /ˈkjʊə.rət/ us    /ˈkjʊr.ət/
a priest of the lowest rank, especially in the Church of England, whose job is to help the vicar (= priest of a particular area)

curate

verb [T] /kjʊˈreɪt/ us  /kjɝːˈeɪt/
to be in charge of a museum, a collection of art, or a particular exhibition or arts festival: Museum director Hugh Davies curated the exhibition.
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