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cop·y·ed·i·tor

or copy editor  (kŏp′ē-ĕd′ĭ-tər)
n.
A person who copyedits, especially as an occupation.

cop′y•ed`i•tor

or cop′y ed`itor,



n.
a person who edits a manuscript, text, etc., for publication, esp. to correct errors in style, punctuation, and grammar.
[1895–1900, Amer.]
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It is not unreasonable to expect a copyeditor to avoid problems such as those I note here.
A recent English literature graduate, perhaps budding novelist, freelance copyeditor and, of course, music lover, Mia has more than one raison d'etre, and refuses to compromise.
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Many of the authors are not native speakers of English, and their work is even more to be admired in this respect, but I felt they had been let down on many occasions by the copyeditor.
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