Mentor and Preceptor


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Mentor noun – A wise and trusted guide and advisor.
Preceptor is a synonym for mentor in master topic. In some cases you can use "Preceptor" instead a noun "Mentor", when it comes to topics like education, teacher, trainer. popular alternative
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Preceptor noun – A person whose occupation is to give formal instruction in a school.
Usage example: a preceptor at a small English boarding school

Mentor is a synonym for preceptor in master topic. You can use "Mentor" instead a noun "Preceptor", if it concerns topics such as education, teacher, instructor, trainer. popular alternative
Nearby Words: precept, preceptive, preceptress, preceptorial
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