deskman

noun
desk·​man | \ ˈdesk-ˌman How to pronounce deskman (audio) , -mən \

Definition of deskman

: a person who works at a desk specifically : a newspaperman who processes news and prepares copy

First Known Use of deskman

1913, in the meaning defined above

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“Deskman.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/deskman. Accessed 27 January 2020.

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