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author

(Originator), noun architect, auctor, begetter, causer, composer, contriver, creator, deviser, discoverer, effecter, fabricator, founder, generator, inaugurator, initiator, innovater, institutor, introducer, inventor, maker, manufacturer, occasioner, organizer, parent, prime mover, producer, sire
Associated concepts: copyright
Foreign phrases: Culpa tenet suos auctores.Fault binds its own authors.

author

(Writer), noun compiler, composer of a literrry work, drafter, essayist, literary person, man of letters, person who writes, scriptor, verse maker
Associated concepts: copyright, plagiarism
See also: architect, compose, derivation, elicit, engender, generate, invent, make, maker, originate, undersigned
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A linguistic examination by the FBI Laboratory compared the typewritten communiques associated with the bombings to documents known to have been authored by a prime suspect in the case.
Among the faculty for this week's program are Bobbie Louise Hawkins, Naropa core faculty and author of 14 books of fiction, non-fiction, poetry and performance monologues and recipient of a Fellowship in Literature award from the National Endowment for the Arts; Joanne Kyger, a native California poet, often associated with the Beat writers and the San Francisco Renaissance who has authored more than 20 books of poetry; and Wang Ping, author of "American Visa," "The Magic Whip," "Aching for Beauty: Footbinding in China" and other works.
Content can now be authored, published or approved on the Mac, Windows and Linux platforms.
It ensures that users can play their authored DVDs on players featuring the DVD-Video logo.