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(kō-rīt′) or co-write
tr.v. co·wrote (-rōt′), co·writ·ten (-rĭt′n), co·writ·ing, co·writes or co-wrote or co-writ·ten or co-writ·ting or co-writes
To write jointly or in collaboration with another author.

co′writ·er n.
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vb (tr) , -writes, -writing, -wrote or -written
(Journalism & Publishing) to write (something) in collaboration with another writer
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In 1964 he married Catherine Hall and would cowrite The Popular Arts with Patty Whannel.
Dean Myers, who now resides in Jersey City, New Jersey, and has incorporated his son, Christopher, to cowrite books, cites James Baldwin's Sunny's Blues as the piece that gave him permission to write about the black experience.
To which the authors of the underground comic How Loathsome might reply, "Who cares?" For artist Ted Naifeh and photographer Tristan Crane, who cowrite the comic--in addition, Naifeh does the drawing, Crone the lettering--the importance of fluidity and honesty and possibility far outweigh the politics of sexual identity.
Red Dog (PG, 92 mins) Louis de Bernieres cowrites this adaptation of his own book for director Kriv Stenders.
Ambitious drama from Billy Crystal who cowrites, directs and stars as ageing stand-up comic Buddy Young looking back on his glory years as he plays to tiny crowds in nursing homes.
Three Dancing Slaves (July 22, New York City, Los Angeles): Gael Morel (the pillow-lipped star of Wild Reeds) cowrites and directs this erotic French story of three brothers.
Peter Kay got Writer Of The Year - which was odd for a show which he cowrites with several others.
Super Troopers (15)100mins Released yesterday and in Cardiff cinemas nowJAY Chandrasekhar directs, cowrites and stars in this goofy comedy about an inept group of local police whose favourite past time involves playing tricks on motorists.
Her vocal style is somewhat quirky, occasionally whiney, but often perfectly suited to the songs she cowrites with producer Rick Neigher.