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stenographer

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noun ste·nog·ra·pher \stə-ˈnä-grə-fər\

Simple Definition of stenographer

  • : a person whose job is to write down the words that someone says by using a special type of writing (called shorthand)

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of stenographer

  1. 1 :  a writer of shorthand

  2. 2 :  a person employed chiefly to take and transcribe dictation

1809

First Known Use of stenographer

1809


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