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reporter n

: one that reports: as
a : one who makes authorized statements and publications of court decisions or legislative proceedings
: a publication in which such reports are reproduced see also citation compare advance sheet
b : one who makes a shorthand record of a speech or proceeding
: court reporter

Source: Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Law ©1996. Merriam-Webster, Incorporated. Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.

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