Definition of backgrounder
: an off-the-record briefing for reporters
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A backgrounder compiled by the district in February stated that Tanglewood, built in 1960, has about 250 more students than its capacity of 594.
Hawaiian adds in a backgrounder explaining its changes.
The two-day training included a basic introduction to tank cars, potential emergency scenarios, a backgrounder on railway operations and the physical and chemical properties of toxic gases.
According to the backgrounder, Nano-Tex's proprietary technology was developed for commercial use in 2000.
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