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"correspondent" in British English

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correspondentnoun [C]

uk   /ˌkɒr.ɪˈspɒn.dənt/  us   /ˌkɔːr.ɪˈspɑːn-/

correspondent noun [C] (REPORTER)

a ​personemployed by a ​newspaper, a ​televisionstation, etc. to ​report on a ​particularsubject or ​sendreports from a ​foreigncountry: a ​war correspondent the ​education correspondent for the Guardian
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correspondent noun [C] (LETTER WRITER)

formal someone who writes ​letters: I'm a ​terrible correspondent - I never ​seem to get the ​time to write.
(Definition of correspondent from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"correspondent" in American English

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correspondentnoun [C]

 us   /ˌkɔr·əˈspɑn·dənt, ˌkɑr-/

correspondent noun [C] (REPORTER)

a ​personemployed by a ​newspaper, ​magazine, ​televisionstation, etc., to ​reportnews on a ​particularsubject or from a ​place that is ​far away: He ​works as a correspondent in Moscow.

correspondent noun [C] (LETTER WRITER)

a ​person who writes ​letters to another ​person: Willa was not a good correspondent, and often didn’t write for ​months.
(Definition of correspondent from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"correspondent" in Business English

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correspondentnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˌkɒrɪˈspɒndənt/
COMMUNICATIONS a ​person who writes a ​letter or ​email: an ​email correspondent
a ​person who ​works for a ​newspaper, ​televisionstation, etc. and whose ​job is to ​report on a particular ​subject or from another country: business/labour/legal, etc. correspondent Our ​guest is ​financial correspondent at the New York Times.
BANKING a correspondent bank
(Definition of correspondent from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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