Definitions

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  • n. The event or news article important enough to delay or interrupt the print, or require a reprint, of a publication, particularly of a newspaper edition.
  • v. Used to announce an event or news article important enough to delay or interrupt the print, or require a reprint, of publication, particularly of a newspaper edition.
  • v. Used to grab attention, implying importance, news-worthiness, etc.

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  • n. late news that is inserted into the newspaper at the last minute

Etymologies

From stop the presses, U.S. newspaper printing jargon. (Wiktionary)

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