Definition of back-page

: of or relating to the back pages of a newspaper : of small news value opposed to front-page

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First Known Use of back-page

1935, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for back-page

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“Back-page.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Feb. 2021.

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