a journalist or copywriter paid according to a space rate.
- Also called space man .
- Compare stringer (def. 6).
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How to use space writer in a sentence
Emily Lakdawalla, a freelance space writer, said planetary orbits can be compared to a kind of running track, with the sun in the middle.Jupiter and Saturn will come close enough to form first ‘double planet’ visible in nearly 800 years | Teo Armus | December 4, 2020 | Washington Post
British Dictionary definitions for space writer
a writer paid by the area of his copy
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