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publicist

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noun pub·li·cist \ˈpə-blə-sist\

Simple Definition of publicist

  • : a person whose job is to give information about an important or famous person or organization to news reporters

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of publicist

  1. 1 a :  an expert in international law b :  an expert or commentator on public affairs

  2. 2 :  one that publicizes; specifically :  press agent

1792

First Known Use of publicist

1792


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