editor in chief


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editor in chief

n. pl. editors in chief
The editor having final responsibility for the operations and policies of a publication.

editor in chief

n
(Journalism & Publishing) the controlling editor of a publication

ed′itor in chief′



n., pl. editors in chief.
the policy-making executive or principal editor, as of a publishing house or publication.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.editor in chief - a person responsible for the editorial aspects of publicationeditor in chief - a person responsible for the editorial aspects of publication; the person who determines the final content of a text (especially of a newspaper or magazine)
anthologist - an editor who makes selections for an anthology
art editor - an editor who is responsible for illustrations and layouts in printed matter
copy editor, copyreader, text editor - an editor who prepares text for publication
subeditor - an assistant editor
bowdleriser, bowdlerizer, expurgator - a person who edits a text by removing obscene or offensive words or passages; "Thomas Bowdler was a famous expurgator"
managing editor - the editor in charge of all editorial activities of a newspaper or magazine
newspaper editor - the editor of a newspaper
redact, redactor, reviser, rewrite man, rewriter - someone who puts text into appropriate form for publication
skilled worker, skilled workman, trained worker - a worker who has acquired special skills
Translations
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These figures demonstrate the rich rewards available to those attorneys able to make the jump from law firm partner to the top in-house position," said Robin Sparkman, editor in chief of the magazine.