/dem"euhn stray'teuhr/, n.
1. a person or thing that demonstrates.
2. Also, demonstrant. a person who takes part in a public demonstration, as by marching or picketing.
3. a person who explains orteaches by practical demonstrations.
4. a person who exhibits the use and application of (a product, service, etc.) to a prospective customer.
5. the product, device, machine, etc., actually used in demonstrations to purchasers or prospective customers: They sold the demonstrator at half price.
[1605-15; < L demonstrator, equiv. to demonstra(re) (see DEMONSTRATE) + -tor -TOR]

* * *

Universalium. 2010.

Игры ⚽ Поможем написать курсовую

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Demonstrator-2R — (auch IRDT für Inflatable Re entry and Descent Technology) ist der Name eines Raumflugkörpers, der unter Führung der ESA vom europäischen Luft und Raumfahrtkonzern EADS und der russischen Firma NPO Lawotschkin entwickelt und gefertigt wurde.… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • demonstrator — {{/stl 13}}{{stl 8}}rz. mos I, Mc. demonstratororze; lm M. demonstratororzy {{/stl 8}}{{stl 7}} osoba prowadząca pokaz czegoś, demonstrująca coś : {{/stl 7}}{{stl 10}}Demonstrator akrobacji samolotowych. <łac.> {{/stl 10}} …   Langenscheidt Polski wyjaśnień

  • Demonstrator — Dem on*stra tor (?; 277), n. [L.: cf. F. d[ e]monstrateur.] 1. One who demonstrates; specif. (a) one who proves anything with certainty, or establishes it by indubitable evidence. (b) one who shows how a certain device operates or a procedure is… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Demonstrātor — (lat.), Darsteller, Erklärer …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • demonstrator — index malcontent Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • demònstrātor — m (demònstrātorica ž) 1. {{001f}}a. {{001f}}onaj koji sudjeluje u demonstraciji (2) b. {{001f}}onaj koji pokazuje, demonstrira što u okviru nastavnog plana i programa na fakultetima, izvodi praktične vježbe i sl.; stariji student koji po uputama… …   Veliki rječnik hrvatskoga jezika

  • demonstrator — demonstratór s. m., pl. demonstratóri Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic …   Dicționar Român

  • demonstrator — 1610s, one who points out, agent noun in Latin form from DEMONSTRATE (Cf. demonstrate). From 1680s as one who uses exhibits as a method of teaching; 1870 as one who participates in public demonstrations …   Etymology dictionary

  • demonstrator — demònstrātor m DEFINICIJA 1. a. onaj koji sudjeluje u demonstraciji (2) b. onaj koji pokazuje, demonstrira što u okviru nastavnog plana i programa na fakultetima, izvodi praktične vježbe i sl.; stariji student koji po uputama nastavnika radi s… …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • demonstrator — [n] protester agitator, boycotter, disrupter, dissenter, marcher, objector, picketer, radical, revolter, revolutionary, rioter, striker, troublemaker; concept 412 …   New thesaurus

  • demonstrator — [dem′ən strāt΄ər] n. 1. one that demonstrates; specif., a) a person who takes part in a public demonstration ☆ b) a person who demonstrates a product ☆ 2. a product, as an automobile, used in demonstrations …   English World dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”