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ghostwrite

verb [T]  /ˈɡoʊstˌrɑɪt/ ( present participle ghostwriting, past tense ghostwrote  /ˈɡoʊstˌroʊt/, past participle ghostwritten  /ˈɡoʊstˌrɪt·ən/) ( also ghost,  /ɡoʊst/) us  
to write a book, article, or speech for another person to use as his or her own
ghostwriter
noun [C]  /ˈɡoʊˌstrɑɪt̬·ər/ us  
Carol worked as a ghostwriter for that radio talk-show host.
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