Is there a technical term for phrases that introduce or describe a person? See

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    SemperQuintusposted 8 years ago

    Is there a technical term for phrases that introduce or describe  a person? See examples below

    - Best-selling author Chas Dickens
    - The managing director of Bleak House Enterpriises, Chas Dickens, etc
    - Chas Dickens, writer of last year's top-selling novel, etc
    - Popular social commentator Chas Dickens etc

    i e, in each example, the bits everything exclusing "Chas Dickens"

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    relacheposted 8 years ago

    I believe the technical terms would be "an introduction" or "a description" for the examples you've provided.

    They aren't comprehensive enough to be a biography, and they aren't titles (which are forms of address or earned honorifics).

 
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