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(dem'on-strā'tŏr, -tōr),
An assistant to a professor of anatomy, surgery, or other discipline, who prepares for the lecture by dissections or collection of patients, or who instructs small classes supplementary to the regular lectures; a demonstrator corresponds in a general way to the Dozent in a German university.
[L. de-monstro, pp. -atus, to point out]
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He added that they arrested one of the demonstrators who was caught in the act of throwing stones.
Mr Bennett said there were a number of EDL demonstrators peacefully listening to speeches being given on a stage outside the Birmingham Rep.
He told that Sikh demonstrators were allowed to enter into Islamabad and hold demonstration in front of press club.
Abu Hamed added that some demonstrators shouted, "Morsy wants him alive" while others shouted "Sheikh Abdallah Badr permitted killing him.
Al-Gahoom said Islah militiamen started shooting at demonstrators thought to be Houthi loyalists.
The forces opened fire at the demonstrators and injured some of them, while protesters tossed stones and empty bottles.
A fire truck trying reach to the scene was blocked by demonstrators who punctured its tires before fleeing into the forest, police said.
During the marches, the demonstrators shouted slogans rejecting all kinds of violence, anarchist acts, calling on schools and universities staff to return to their works and stay away from partisan political activities.
Some of the demonstrators warned against future confrontations between the people and the Army, saying these confrontations could eventually lead to Egypt's "destruction".
At least one protester was killed and more than 10 injured in clashes between armed tribesmen protecting anti- and pro-government demonstrators at the gate of Sana'a University before dawn yesterday.
The demonstrators chanted slogans against the regime and the security forces.
The ULDY said in a statement that five demonstrators suffered severe injuries and were taken to hospital for treatment, while dozens of people were lightly injured.