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press box

a press section, especially at a sports event.
Origin of press box
1885-90, Americanism Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • My husband being in the press box was able to take some wonderful pictures of the launch that have never been published.
  • Statistics were delivered to the press box with a smile, so no one cared about crashing computers.
  • Of course, the players never call the press box themselves.
  • As a cardinal sportswriting rule, no cheering in the press box is tethered to a fine-print disclaimer.
British Dictionary definitions for press box

press box

an area reserved for reporters, as in a sports stadium
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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