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anchorperson

[ang-ker-pur-suh n] /ˈæŋ kərˌpɜr sən/
noun, Radio and Television.
1.
a man or woman who anchors a program of news, sports, etc.; anchor.
Origin
1970-1975
1970-75; anchor(man) + -person
Usage note
See -person.
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