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ghost writer

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishghost writerˈghost ˌwriter noun [countable]  BOTCNsomeone who is paid to write a book or story for another person, who then says it is their own workghost-write verb [transitive]
Examples from the Corpus
ghost writerMr Pincher, though, is only the ghost writer and it's Dido who's grabbing the headlines.
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