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typist

[tahy-pist] /ˈtaɪ pɪst/
noun
1.
a person who operates a typewriter.
Origin of typist
1835-1845
1835-45 for earlier sense “typesetter”; 1880-85 for current sense; type + -ist
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typist

/ˈtaɪpɪst/
noun
1.
a person who types, esp for a living
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Word Origin and History for typist
n.

1843, from type (n.) + -ist.

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