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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A radio or television broadcast of the news.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A broadcast of the news; a news report that is transmitted over the air for television, radio, etc.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a broadcast of news or commentary on the news

Etymologies

news + (broad)cast.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Blend of news and broadcast (Wiktionary)

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