Curate vs Aurate - What's the difference?

curate | aurate |


As nouns the difference between curate and aurate

is that curate is an assistant rector or vicar while aurate is (inorganic chemistry) any salt of auric acid.

As a verb curate

is to act as a curator for.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

curate

English

Etymology 1

From .

Noun

(en noun)
  • an assistant rector or vicar
  • a parish priest
  • Derived terms
    * curate's egg

    Etymology 2

    Verb

    (curat)
  • To act as a curator for.
  • She curated the traveling exhibition.
    They carefully curated the recovered artifacts.
  • To apply selectivity and taste to, as a collection of fashion items or web pages.
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  • To work or act as a curator.
  • Not only does he curate for the museum, he manages the office and fund-raises.
    Derived terms
    * curated

    See also

    * ("curate" on Wikipedia)

    Anagrams

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    aurate

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (inorganic chemistry) Any salt of auric acid.
  • Derived terms

    * aurate of ammonia * aurate of potassium * chloraurate, chloroaurate * sodium aurate ----