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ghost writer

noun
1.
a person who writes one or numerous speeches, books, articles, etc., for another person who is named as or presumed to be the author.
Also, ghostwriter.
Origin
1895-1900
1895-1900, Americanism
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  • The division of work between the ghostwriter and the credited author varies a great deal.

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