managing editor

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man·ag·ing editor

An editor who supervises and coordinates the editorial activities of a publishing house or publication, such as a newspaper.

man′aging ed′itor

an editor who supervises the editorial processes of a publication or publishing house.
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Noun1.managing editor - the editor in charge of all editorial activities of a newspaper or magazinemanaging editor - the editor in charge of all editorial activities of a newspaper or magazine
editor, editor in chief - a person responsible for the editorial aspects of publication; the person who determines the final content of a text (especially of a newspaper or magazine)
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