Lizet Elaine (simplyn2deep) wrote in 1_million_words,
Lizet Elaine
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Word of the Day 05/12/16 Amanuensis

Amanuensis (noun)
amanuensis [uh-man-yoo-en-sis]


noun, plural amanuenses [uh-man-yoo-en-seez]
1. a person employed to write what another dictates or to copy what has been written by another; secretary.

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Origin: 1610-20; < Latin (servus) āmanuēnsis, equivalent to ā- a-4+ manu-, stem of manus hand + -ēnsis -ensis

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