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reportorial

[rep-er-tawr-ee-uh l, -tohr-, ree-pawr-, -pohr-, -per-] /ˌrɛp ərˈtɔr i əl, -ˈtoʊr-, ˌri pɔr-, -poʊr-, -pər-/
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to a reporter.
2.
of, noting, or characteristic of a report:
His lecture was more reportorial than analytical.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60, Americanism; report(er) + -orial, by analogy with pairs such as tutor, tutorial
Related forms
reportorially, adverb
unreportorial, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for reportorially

reportorial

/ˌrɛpɔːˈtɔːrɪəl/
adjective
1.
(mainly US) of or relating to a newspaper reporter
Derived Forms
reportorially, adverb
Word Origin
C20: from reporter, influenced by editorial
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Word Origin and History for reportorially

reportorial

adj.

irregular formation, 1852, American English, from Latinized form of reporter + -ial.

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