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ghostwrite

verb [T]     /ˈɡəʊst.raɪt/ US  /ˈɡoʊst-/ (also ghost)
to write a book or article, etc. for another person, so that that person can pretend it is his or her own or use it himself or herself: His autobiography was ghostwritten.Writing and typing ghostwriter     /-ˌraɪ.tər/ US  /-ˌraɪ.t̬ɚ/ noun [C] People who write for work or pleasure
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