pressroom
noun Date: 1683 1. a room in a printing plant containing the printing presses 2. a room (as at the White House) for the use of members of the press

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • pressroom — [pres′ro͞om΄] n. 1. a room containing the printing presses of a newspaper or printing establishment 2. a room for members of the news media, as in the White House …   English World dictionary

  • pressroom — /pres roohm , room /, n. the room in a printing or newspaper publishing establishment where the printing presses are installed. [1675 85; PRESS1 + ROOM] * * * …   Universalium

  • pressroom — noun The room in a public building where press conferences are given …   Wiktionary

  • pressroom — see press room …   English dictionary

  • pressroom — n. room containing printing presses; news room, room where journalists write their articles …   English contemporary dictionary

  • pressroom — press•room [[t]ˈprɛsˌrum, ˌrʊm[/t]] n. 1) pri the room in a printing or newspaper publishing establishment where the printing presses are installed 2) a room set aside for members of the press …   From formal English to slang

  • pressroom — /ˈprɛsrum/ (say presroohm) noun the room in a printing establishment containing the presses. {press1 + room} …   Australian English dictionary

  • pressroom — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun ( s) : a room in a printing plant containing the printing presses * * * /pres roohm , room /, n. the room in a printing or newspaper publishing establishment where the printing presses are installed. [1675 85; PRESS1 + ROOM] * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • Black-and-white pressroom — Цех однокрасочной печати …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • Newspaper pressroom — Газетный печатный цех …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

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