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Noun: dispatcher  di'spa-chu(r)
  1. The official who signals the beginning of a race or competition
    - starter, despatcher [Brit]
  2. Employee of a transportation company who controls the departures of vehicles according to weather conditions and in the interest of efficient service
    - despatcher [Brit]

Derived forms: dispatchers

Type of: employe [US], employee, official

Encyclopedia: Dispatcher