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comedian

noun [C]  /kəˈmid·i·ən/ (also comic,  /ˈkɑm·ɪk/, female comedienne,  /kəˌmid·iˈen/) us  
a person whose job is to make people laugh by telling jokes and amusing stories or by copying the behavior or speech of famous people: a stand-up comedian
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