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director

noun [C] uk   /daɪˈrek.tər/ /dɪ-/ us  

director noun [C] (MANAGER)

B1 a manager of an organization, company, college, etc.: the board of directors She has become the director of the new information centre. US someone in charge of a school for very young children

director noun [C] (FILM MAKER)

B1 a person who is in charge of a film or play and tells the actors how to play their parts: a famous film/movie director
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directorial
adjective uk   /ˌdɪr.ekˈtɔː.ri.əl/ us    /-ˈtɔːr.i-/
Is she ready for directorial responsibility?
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