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noun [C] uk   /ˈed.ɪ.tər/  us   /-t̬ɚ/
B2 a person who corrects or changes pieces of text or films before they are printed or shown, or a person who is in charge of a newspaper or magazine: She's a senior editor in the reference department of a publishing company. Who is the current editor of the Times?
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