shorthand typist


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shorthand typist

n
(Professions) Brit a person skilled in the use of shorthand and in typing. US and Canadian name: stenographer
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shorthand typist

stenographer
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.shorthand typist - someone skilled in the transcription of speech (especially dictation)shorthand typist - someone skilled in the transcription of speech (especially dictation)
secretarial assistant, secretary - an assistant who handles correspondence and clerical work for a boss or an organization
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Translations

shorthand typist

nstenodattilografo/a
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But since the former shorthand typist's landline went down almost a month ago, she has not been able to call her family or have the safety of the panic button.
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It was a verdict that staggered the shorthand typist and ushers in the court.
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After the war, she was a shorthand typist at Mechanisation and Aero, in Gosford Street, Coventry.
Cutting brings back memories: It was 1948 and the Echo could be bought for just 1'd when 17-year-old shorthand typist Margaret Harris made the front page.
Jill worked at various firms including Standard Motor Company, Alvis and Wickmans as a secretary and a shorthand typist and she too continued with her career in Australia until retirement in 1994.
Peter was a sales engineer and Mary a shorthand typist.
AS a shorthand typist Sylvia Wilde was among the first to know of Britain's DDay invasion plans - months before it happened.
Second prize of a PS1 voucher went to Miss Isobel Miller, Blairlogie, a 19-year-old shorthand typist on the staff of the County Clerk,Viewforth, Stirling.
Explaining how they met, Jennie, a shorthand typist, said: "It was at school in Wilnecote.