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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 in·quis·i·tor /ɪnˈkwɪzətɚ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 In·quis·i·tor n.
 1. An inquisitive person; one fond of asking questions. [R.] Inquisitors are tatlers.”
 2. Law One whose official duty it is to examine and inquire, as coroners, sheriffs, etc.
 3. R.C.Ch. A member of the Court of Inquisition.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a questioner who is excessively harsh [syn: interrogator]
      2: an official of the ecclesiastical court of the Inquisition