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Beadle

Bea´dle
n.1.A messenger or crier of a court; a servitor; one who cites or bids persons to appear and answer; - called also an apparitor or summoner.
2.An officer in a university, who precedes public processions of officers and students.
3.An inferior parish officer in England having a variety of duties, as the preservation of order in church service, the chastisement of petty offenders, etc.
Noun1.beadle - a minor parish official who serves as an usher and preserves order at services
2.Beadle - United States biologist who discovered how hereditary characteristics are transmitted by genes (1903-1989)

BEADLE. Eng. law. A messenger or apparitor of a court, who cites persons to appear to what is alleged against them, is so called.

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