Definition of assistant in English:

assistant

Line breaks: as¦sist|ant
Pronunciation: /əˈsɪst(ə)nt
 
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noun

Origin

late Middle English: from Old French, or from medieval Latin assistent- 'taking one's stand beside', from the verb assistere (see assist).

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