Etymology
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staffer (n.)

"staff-writer," 1949, in journalism, from staff-writer (1878); from staff (n.) in the "group of employees" sense.

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Definitions of staffer

staffer (n.)
an employee who is a member of a staff of workers (especially a member of the staff that works for the President of the United States);
Synonyms: staff member
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