from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The newspaper department that handles local news.
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- n. the editorial department of a newspaper that edits the local news
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When Lindsay had been a junior reporter on the Daily Nation, she’d worked on the city desk for a few weeks, and she’d realised very quickly that under Stan’s loudmouthed and heavy-handed humour there was a shrewd mind that could teach her a lot.