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English definition of “editor”

editor

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈedɪtər/
a person who is in charge of a newspaper, magazine, etc. and decides what will be published in it: He is the editor of The Wall Street Journal.
a person who makes changes to a text, film, etc. before it is printed or published: She is a freelance writer, reviewer, and editor.
IT a piece of software for editing text on a computer: Do you know how to use an HTML editor?
(Definition of editor from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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