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stenographer

[stuh-nog-ruh-fer] /stəˈnɒg rə fər/
noun
1.
a person who specializes in taking dictation in shorthand.
Origin of stenographer
1790-1800
1790-1800, Americanism; stenograph + -er1
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stenographer

/stəˈnɒɡrəfə/
noun
1.
  1. (mainly US & Canadian) a person skilled in the use of shorthand and in typing Brit equivalent shorthand typist
  2. a peson with these skills whose job it is to record verbatim everything that is said during a court case
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Word Origin and History for stenographer
n.

1809, agent noun formation from stenography.

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