curate Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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curatenoun [C]

uk   /ˈkjʊə.rət/  us   /ˈkjʊr.ət/
a ​priest of the ​lowestrank, ​especially in the Church of ​England, whose ​job is to ​help the ​vicar (= ​priest of a ​particulararea)

curateverb [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.
(Definition of curate from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “curate”
in Spanish cura…
in Vietnamese cha phó…
in Malaysian pembantu paderi…
in Thai ผู้ช่วยพระ…
in French vicaire…
in German der Hilfspfarrer…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指英国国教会的)助理牧师…
in Turkish rahip yardımcısı…
in Russian викарий…
in Indonesian pejabat gereja…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指英國國教會的)助理牧師…
in Polish wikary…
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