Definition of managing editor
: an editor in executive and supervisory charge of all editorial activities of a publication (such as a newspaper)
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MANAGING EDITOR Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of managing editor for English Language Learners
: an editor who is in charge of the editorial activities of a newspaper, magazine, etc.
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