cable desk


Definition of cable desk

: a department or section of a newspaper or news bureau where overseas news especially as received by cable is edited

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First Known Use of cable desk

1908, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of cable desk was in 1908

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“Cable desk.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 May. 2022.

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