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publicist (plural publicists)
- A person whose job is to publicize information or events; a publicity agent; a public relations agent or worker
- A journalist, often a commentator, who focusses on politics
- (now rare and archaic) A scholar, of public or international law.
person whose job is to publicize
a journalist who focusses on politics
- publicist in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911