Definition of "author"
  1. An individual or entity that creates a work protected by copyright law or commissions another under a work-for-hire agreement
How to use "author" in a sentence
  1. The publishing rights of the book still belong to the author.
  2. Under copyright law, the website creator is considered the author.
  3. The company hiring a freelancer for creating software becomes the author under a work for hire arrangement.

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