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Office Assistant

noun

an on-screen interactive program that offers help and tips within a given Microsoft program

Word Origin

computing

Usage Note

trademark of Microsoft

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Historical Examples
  • The office assistant was the boss's man, spineless, and with no understanding.

    Metamorphosis Franz Kafka
  • One was much older than the other, and Jerry rightfully guessed that he was an office assistant.

  • Know you not that a secretary's position pays better than that of an office assistant?

    Alice's Blighted Profession Helen C. Clifford
  • It is still harder for most men to order about as office assistant or clerk or secretary a woman older than themselves.

    The Family and it's Members Anna Garlin Spencer
  • The medium spoke with such a quiet power of manner that the office assistant was impressed.

    Possessed Cleveland Moffett
  • But how I do wish for better business, and also for an office assistant.

    Alice's Blighted Profession Helen C. Clifford

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