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reportage

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noun re·port·age \ri-ˈpȯr-tij, especially for 2 ˌre-pər-ˈtäzh, ˌre-ˌpȯr-ˈ\

Definition of reportage

  1. 1 a :  the act or process of reporting news b :  something (as news) that is reported

  2. 2 :  writing intended to give an account of observed or documented events



Origin and Etymology of reportage

French, from reporter to report


First Known Use: circa 1864


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