CAPTATOR, French law. The name which is sometimes given, to him who by flattery and artifice endeavors to surprise testators, and induce them to. give legacies or devices, or to make him some other gift. Diet. de Jur.

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18, the trainee captator Ulysses expresses dismay at the fact that he has to escort a 'dirty Dama': Utne tegam spurco Damae latus?