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news service

noun
1.
an agency that gathers news stories for its members or subscribers.
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95, Americanism
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Examples for news service
  • The rumor is so persistent that the national news service has to go to great lengths to deny it two days later.
  • Belo has said it would operate the station as an independent with a full local news service.
Contemporary definitions for news service
noun

an organization that gathers news stories and then distributes them to the media or subscribers; also called news agency , [press association], wire service

Examples

The Associated Press is the most popular news service.

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