noun Date: 1945 1. a. a short news story or graphic accompanying and presenting sidelights of a major story b. something incidental ; sidelight <
a sidebar to the essay's central theme
2. a conference between the judge, the lawyers, and sometimes the parties to a case that the jury does not hear

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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