copy·​desk ˈkä-pē-ˌdesk How to pronounce copydesk (audio)
: the desk at which newspaper copy is edited

Word History

First Known Use

1921, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of copydesk was in 1921

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Cite this Entry

“Copydesk.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Dec. 2023.

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