city room


Definition of city room

: the department where local news is handled in a newspaper editorial office

Examples of city room in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The perfect pine candle can make a tiny city room feel like a log cabin, and subtle citrus notes turn a drab living room suddenly luxe. Ella Riley-adams, Vogue, "Anya Hindmarch Brings Her Sense of Humor to Home Goods With a New Line of Candles," 30 Oct. 2017

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First Known Use of city room

1895, in the meaning defined above

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“City room.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Nov. 2020.

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