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RECTOR, Eccl. law. One who rules or governs a name given to certain officers of the Roman church. Dict. Canonique, h.v.

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Professor Arthur Mol, Rector Magnificus of Wageningen University, added, "Singapore is a main economic centre in South-east Asia, and NTU is an open and a growing scientific cosmopolitan community with more than 100 nationalities comparable with Wageningen University on the European continent.
He was its Rector Magnificus (President) for a one-year term in 1935.