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spokespersonnoun [C]

uk   /ˈspəʊksˌpɜː.sən/  us   /ˈspoʊksˌpɝː.sən/
C1 a person who is chosen to speak officially for a group or organization: A spokesperson for the airline said that flights would run as scheduled.
(Definition of spokesperson from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"spokesperson" in American English

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spokespersonnoun [C]

 us   /ˈspoʊksˌpɜr·sən/ (plural -people  /ˈspoʊksˌpi·pəl/ )
a person who makes official, public statements for a group or organization: a government spokesperson
(Definition of spokesperson from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"spokesperson" in Business English

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spokespersonnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈspəʊksˌpɜːsən/ (plural spokespeople) MARKETING
someone who is chosen or employed by a person or organization to speak officially to the public for them: A company spokesperson said that customers would get their money by the end of this week.a spokesperson for sb/sth A spokesperson for the company noted that premium increases have fallen from 19% to 10% per year.
(Definition of spokesperson from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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