Definitions

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

  • n. A room, as in a newspaper office or radio or television station, where news stories are written and edited.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The office of a news organisation, especially that part of it where the journalists work and news stories are processed.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A room where news is collected and disseminated, located in the offices of a newspaper, magazine, or news broadcast organization.
  • n. A room where periodicals are sold; a reading room supplied with newspapers, magazines, etc.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A room where newspapers, and often also magazines, reviews, etc., are kept on file for reading; a reading-room.

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

  • n. the staff of a newspaper or the news department of a periodical
  • n. an office in which news is processed by a newspaper or news agency or television or radio station
  • n. a reading room (in a library or club) where newspapers and other periodicals can be read

Etymologies

From news + room. (Wiktionary)

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