Meaning of collector
Pronunciation: (ku-lek'tur), [key]
- a person or thing that collects.
- a person employed to collect debts, duties, taxes, etc.
- a person who collects books, paintings, stamps, shells, etc., esp. as a hobby.
- a device for accumulating current from contact conductors.
- an electrode in a transistor or vacuum tube for collecting electrons, ions, or holes.
- promoter (def. 5).
- collector (Thesaurus)