house organ

house organ
noun Date: 1907 a periodical distributed by a business concern among its employees, sales personnel, or customers

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • house organ — Organ Or gan, n. [L. organum, Gr. ?; akin to ? work, and E. work: cf. F. organe. See {Work}, and cf. {Orgue}, {Orgy}.] [1913 Webster] 1. An instrument or medium by which some important action is performed, or an important end accomplished; as,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • house organ — loc.s.m.inv. ES ingl. {{wmetafile0}} giornale aziendale {{line}} {{/line}} DATA: 1987. ETIMO: comp. di house azienda e organ giornale …   Dizionario italiano

  • house organ — /ausˈɔrɡan, ingl. ˈhausˌmjuːzɪk/ [loc. ingl. «giornale (organ) dell azienda (house)»] loc. sost. m. inv. rivista aziendale, bollettino …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • house organ — / haʊz orgən/, it. /au sorgan/ locuz. ingl. (propr. organo [di stampa] della casa ), usata in ital. come s.m. (giorn.) [periodico pubblicato da un azienda per informare il proprio personale] ▶◀ ‖ bollettino …   Enciclopedia Italiana

  • house organ — ☆ house organ n. a periodical published by a business firm for distribution among its employees, affiliates, etc …   English World dictionary

  • House organ — A house organ is magazine or periodical published by a company in order to promote that company s products. This usage derives from the use of organ as referring to a periodical for a special interest group. House organs come in two types,… …   Wikipedia

  • house organ — house′ or gan n. a periodical issued by a business, institution, or the like for its employees, customers, etc., presenting news about the organization and its personnel • Etymology: 1905–10 …   From formal English to slang

  • house organ — noun a periodical published by a business firm for its employees and customers (Freq. 1) • Hypernyms: ↑organ …   Useful english dictionary

  • house organ — a periodical issued by a business or other establishment for its employees, customers, and other interested readers, presenting news about the firm, its products, and its personnel. [1905 10] * * * …   Universalium

  • house organ — noun a privately published magazine or newspaper, generally for the employees of a company and visitors …   Wiktionary

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