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shorthand typist

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

shorthand typist

stenographer
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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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shorthand typist

nstenodattilografo/a
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He added: "I remember 20 years ago we were worrying about what was going to happen to the million shorthand typists in Britain as the personal computer took over.
The Chancellor stressed the UK must "embrace change" and suggested that worries about shorthand typists losing their jobs with the advent of the personal computer were ill-founded.
Samuel Pepys invented his own version in the 17th century and it became widely accepted after Isaac Pitman devised his system in the 1830s and invented shorthand typists.