News letter

newsletter

[nooz-let-er, nyooz-]
noun
1.
a written report, usually issued periodically, prepared by or for a group or institution, as a business firm, charitable organization, or government agency, to present information to employees, contributors, stockholders, or the like, and often to the press and public.
2.
a written report and analysis of the news, often providing forecasts, typically directed at a special audience, as business people, and mailed to subscribers: a stock-market newsletter.

Origin:
1665–75; news + letter

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newsletter (ˈnjuːzˌlɛtə)
 
n
1.  Also called: news-sheet a printed periodical bulletin circulated to members of a group
2.  history a written or printed account of the news

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newsletter
1670s, from news + letter. It fell from use until it was revived 20c.
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