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[nooz-room, -roo m, nyooz-] /ˈnuzˌrum, -ˌrʊm, ˈnyuz-/
a room in the offices of a newspaper, news service, or broadcasting organization in which the news is processed.
Also, news room.
Origin of newsroom
1810-20 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • We believe every story starts with a single voice, not a conversation in a newsroom.
  • Then one afternoon the telephone rang in the newsroom.
  • To some people in the newsroom, his enthusiasm seemed indistinguishable from buttering up superiors.
  • The first is how a newsroom could run so far out of control.
  • The loss of newsroom talent, through forced buyouts and voluntary departures, has been breathtaking.
  • From reporting to editing to layout, there was no newsroom job he could not do.
  • Everybody felt he was represented in the newsroom and on the screen.
  • We get lots of travel products in the mail, but one drew lots of interest from parents and grandparents in the newsroom.
  • In the newsroom, it wasn't unusual for reporters to scramble over to editors' office windows to see dolphins swimming by below.
British Dictionary definitions for newsroom


/ˈnjuːzˌruːm; -ˌrʊm/
a room in a newspaper office or television or radio station, where news is received and prepared for publication or broadcasting
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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