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correspondent

noun
     
cor‧re‧spon‧dent [countable]
1TCNBO someone who is employed by a newspaper or a television station etc to report news from a particular area or on a particular subject [↪ reporter]
political/foreign/legal etc correspondent
the political correspondent for The Times
Our correspondent in South Africa sent this report.
2TCM someone who writes letters:
I'm not a very good correspondent, I'm afraid.

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