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1. A writer, investigator, or presenter of news stories.
2. Law
a. A volume containing the published opinions of a court.
b. A court official who records the proceedings in a trial or hearing.
c. A person who makes and issues the official accounts or records of the proceedings of a court.

rep′or·to′ri·al (rĕp′ər-tôr′ē-əl, rē′pər-) adj.
rep′or·to′ri·al·ly adv.
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(Journalism & Publishing) chiefly US of or relating to a newspaper reporter
[C20: from reporter, influenced by editorial]
reporˈtorially adv
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(ˌrɛp ərˈtɔr i əl, -ˈtoʊr-, ˌri pɔrˈtɔr-, -poʊrˈtoʊr-, -pər-)

1. of or pertaining to a reporter.
2. characteristic of a report.
[1855–60, Amer.; report (er) + -orial, by analogy with pairs such as tutor, tutorial; see -ory1, -al1]
rep`or•to′ri•al•ly, adv.
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Thus, silly reportorial unveracity usually proves extraordinary truth a liar.
And it is a whirlwind life, the life of the moment, with neither past nor future, and certainly without thought of any style but reportorial style, and that certainly is not literature.
His reportorial skill comes through most via the in-the-moment storytelling.
said among the challenges being faced by the BARMM are the ineffective budget planning and programming system it inherited, weak accounting and reportorial capabilities, and lack of oversight and internal auditing safeguards.
In a review for The New York Times, critic David Dobbs said Bottle of Lies "is an invaluable expose, a reportorial tour de force and a well-turned epic."
In 2012, the NEA introduced its KPS, which covered financial, institutional, technical and reportorial compliances of the ECs as part of the overall evaluation of their operational performance.
"We're happy to welcome a familiar face as the newest member of WBBM's reportorial staff," Ron Gleason, director of news and programming at the Entercom station, told staffers in an email Monday.
The law will also remove the minimum number of incorporators, allow the electronic filing of reportorial requirements, and attendance in meetings via remote communication or in absentia.
The Unions that constitute the Trade Union Side of the JNPSNC are: Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria (ASCSN); Nigeria Union of Public Service Reportorial, Secretarial Data Processors and Allied Workers (NUPSRAW); Nigeria Civil Service Union (NCSU); Amalgamated Union of Public Corporations, Civil Service Technical and Recreational Services Employees (AUPCTRE).
From the beginning, Wolfgang Tillmans's exhibitions have involved many photographs unconventionally installed: big and small, framed and tacked to the wall, ganged together and isolated, personal and reportorial. This approach characterized his sensational retrospective at Tate Britain in 2003, and is sure to define this follow-up show, which is slated to include slide projections, publications, and music, as well as a series of performances in the Tanks.
Besides, Different sorts of voices are used in columns, such as contemplative, conversational, descriptive, experienced, informative, informed, introspective, observant, plaintive, reportorial, self-effacing, sophisticated or humorous, among many other possibilities," Mushahidullah Khan elaborated.