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English definition of “columnist”

columnist

noun [C] uk   /ˈkɒl.əm.nɪst/ us    /ˈkɑː.ləm.nɪst/
someone who writes a regular article for a newspaper or magazine: a gossip/sports columnist She's a columnist for USA Today.People who write for work or pleasureThe press and news reporting
(Definition of columnist from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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