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Meaning of INITIATOR

Pronunciation:  `inish'eeeytur

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  a person who initiates a course of action

INITIATOR is a 9 letter word that starts with I.


 Synonyms: instigator
 See Also: aggressor, leader



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\In*i"ti*a`tor\, n. [L.]
One who initiates.

Computing Dictionary

scsi initiator

Biology Dictionary
 Definition: Any substance or state which starts or causes a chemical reaction without being one of the reactants in the reaction.
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