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

 ac·tor /ˈæktɚ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ac·tor n.
 1. One who acts, or takes part in any affair; a doer.
 2. A theatrical performer; a stageplayer.
    After a well graced actor leaves the stage.   --Shak.
 3. Law (a) An advocate or proctor in civil courts or causes. --Jacobs. (b) One who institutes a suit; plaintiff or complainant.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a theatrical performer [syn: histrion, player, thespian,
            role player]
      2: a person who acts and gets things done; "he's a principal
         actor in this affair"; "when you want something done get a
         doer"; "he's a miracle worker" [syn: doer, worker]