correspondence / correspondents

correspondence / correspondents
   Correspondence is written communication such as letters or news articles: Phil and Rachel continued their correspondence for years.
   Correspondents are those who write this communication: Rhoda Lott has lived among the corps of foreign correspondent for several years.

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