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The newspaper department that handles local news.
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1. (Journalism & Publishing) Brit the department of a newspaper office dealing with financial and commercial news
2. (Journalism & Publishing) US and Canadian the department of a newspaper office dealing with local news
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|Noun||1.||city desk - the editorial department of a newspaper that edits the local news|
editorial department - the department of a publishing business that edits material for publication
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