noun Radio and Television.
a man or woman who anchors a program of news, sports, etc.; anchor.

1970–75; anchor(man) + -person

See -person. Unabridged
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a television reporter who coordinates a broadcast to which several correspondents contribute [syn: anchor
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On the other hand, a single shot can contain story boundaries, eg an anchorperson switching to the next news topic.
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