run of paper

run-of-paper

[ruhn-uhv-pey-per]
adjective

Origin:
1950–55

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run-of-paper: a designation specifying that the position of a newspaper or magazine advertisement is to be determined by the publisher.


Origin:
1945–50

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run-of-paper
 
adj
(of a story, advertisement, etc) placed anywhere in a newspaper, at the discretion of the editor

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