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orthographer

[awr-thog-ruh-fer] /ɔrˈθɒg rə fər/
noun
1.
a person versed in orthography or spelling.
2.
a person who spells correctly.
Also, orthographist.
Origin
1590-1600
1590-1600; < Late Latin orthograph(us) (adj. and noun) (Latin ortho- ortho- + -graphus -graph) + -er1
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