noun Date: 1832 a person who proofreads

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  • proofreader — 1832, agent noun from from PROOFREAD (Cf. proofread) …   Etymology dictionary

  • proofreader — See proofread. * * * …   Universalium

  • proofreader — noun a) A person who proofreads. b) A person whose occupation is to proofread. See Also: proof, proofread …   Wiktionary

  • proofreader — n. one who reads and corrects errors, one who checks for mistakes …   English contemporary dictionary

  • proofreader — See: proofread …   English dictionary

  • proofreader — noun someone who reads proof in order to find errors and mark corrections • Syn: ↑reader • Derivationally related forms: ↑proofread • Hypernyms: ↑printer, ↑pressman …   Useful english dictionary

  • The Automatic Proofreader — is a series of checksum utilities published by COMPUTE! Publications for its COMPUTE! and COMPUTE! s Gazette magazines, and various books. These programs were designed to allow home computer users to easily detect errors on BASIC type in programs …   Wikipedia

  • proofread — proofreader, n. /proohf reed /, v., proofread / red /, proofreading. v.t. 1. to read (printers proofs, copy, etc.) in order to detect and mark errors to be corrected. v.i. 2. to read printers proofs, copy, etc., to detect and mark errors, esp. as …   Universalium

  • press corrector — proofreader (Printing) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Audrey Stubbart — (June 9 1895 [ Audrey Stubbart s Career, A collection of articles on Audrey Stubbart, From the website of The Examiner ] ] ndash;November 13 2000 [… …   Wikipedia

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