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amanuensis

noun [C] uk   us   /əˌmæn.juˈen.sɪs/ (plural amanuenses uk   /-siːz/ us   ) formal
a person whose job is to write down what another person says or to copy what another person has written
Translations of “amanuensis”
in Chinese (Traditional) 紀錄員,謄寫員,文書…
in Chinese (Simplified) 记录员,誊写员,文书…
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