Re: [Czechlist] TERM Moderator Revisited
- In a message dated 2/29/04 11:12:52 AM, martinjanda@... writes:
> Main Entry: an.chor.man (or anchor -added by MJ)This is the most frequently heard use of the term in the US, and probably the
> 2 : a broadcaster (as on a news program) who introduces reports by other
> broadcasters and usually reads the news
only meaning a large segment of the population knows.
> 3 : MODERATOR 2cThis is a less common meaning.
> Main Entry: mod.er.a.torThis is probably the most common meaning in the US.
> 1 : one who arbitrates : MEDIATOR
> 2 : one who presides over an assembly, meeting, or discussion: as a : theThis one is also common. Keep in mind that most US residents would
> presiding officer of a Presbyterian governing body b : the nonpartisan
> presiding officer of a town meeting c : the chairman of a discussion group
distinguish between an anchorman and a moderator, and they would believe that an
anchorman can double as a moderator, so the two are not exactly synonymous in the
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