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The writer of an article, chapter, or other complete written work.
Many articles, proceedings, or books have multiple authors; the names of the authors following the first author are known as co-authors. Corporations, government agencies, and associations may also be listed as authors of a work.

author

Journalism A person involved in writing a manuscript

au·thor

(aw'thŏr)
medical transcription Person who orally creates a report to be transcribed.
Synonym(s): dictator, originator.
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We leave them to no such cold and uncertain requital; we do not even leave them merely to enjoy the spoils of their victories, which we deny to the authour; we concentrate a nation's honest feeling of gratitude and pride into the form of an endowment, and teach other ages what we thought, and what they ought to think, of their deed, by the substantial memorials of our praise.
BLRO elimination via control of coating rheology was not investigated in the authour's previous work (13) but was strongly recommended for future studies.
As VP of Credit in a large industrial company, one of the authour's experience was that despite expending significant resources to develop an in-house model, the results were never fully satisfactory.
The authour is English, and there is a realistic European look to his many pastel paintings of England an Provence, but he is a master of the pastel medium and has many insights to share in the more than 100 finished works and the many in-process works illustrated.
Edward Dilly's letter to Boswell, of 25 September 1777, suggests a simpler task: 'a concise account of the life of each authour, by Dr.
He is the authour of Blues for America (Monthly Review Press 1997).
Laurie Betito, psychologist, sex therapist and authour of the book The Sex Bible, who said, "The peak in the afternoon indicates that people are likely logging on at work.
Whatever I have taken from them it was my intention to refer to its original authour, and it is certain, that what I have not given to another, I believed when I wrote it to be my own.
* Authour for correspondence; E-mail: hyder292002@yahoo.com
But "not having any such Epistle from the Authour," Creede decides to "dedicate this Play to the Juditious in generall" (Fletcher 2: 334).
The authour examined history and examination cards, radiographs (lateral cephalogram, Orthopan- tamogram, Upper occlusal), Study casts, Photographs (intra oral and extra oral) of the patients.
The prologue to The Twice Chang'd Friar announces that 'The free born authour in this play intends / Not to please any but selected friends' (1-2).